Origin of rapt
OTHER WORDS FROM raptraptly, adverbraptness, noun
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How to use rapt in a sentence
KAYEKhan welcomed a rapt crowd of viewers — from consumer advocates and policy wonks to antitrust lawyers, tech analysts and live-tweeting reporters — in July to a rare FTC meeting that anyone in the public could watch virtually.Kill Your Algorithm: Listen to episode two of the podcast featuring tales from a more fearsome FTC|Kate Kaye|October 28, 2021|Digiday
Kai is rapt, prodding me to take more photos and reporting on the animal’s every move as I make dinner.A father-son backpacking trip in the Grand Canyon is an introduction to adventure|John Briley|April 9, 2021|Washington Post
Ali walked up and hugged Gil, and the pair discussed music and racism and current events before a rapt audience.‘The Prince of Chocolate City’: When Gil Scott-Heron Became A Music Icon|Marcus Baram|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Golden Age-of-TV evangelists prate on about which glorified soap operas are most deserving of our rapt attention.
The crowd in Powell's was rapt—when it wasn't doubled over in laughter.
The inside-the-Beltway press, dumbfounded by the strange partisan bedfellowship, paid rapt attention.
Iran's nuclear plan is progressing," he told a rapt audience, but added, "Iran is being careful not to cross any red lines.What The Head Of Israel's Military Intelligence Thinks Of Iran|Ali Gharib|March 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He walked on, and thought of the rapt liberty of the soul in the sweet serenities of beautiful solitude.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Lucy clapped her hands with delight, her more staid cousin was rapt in pleased astonishment.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
The exercises of the day soon commenced, and the old lady became wholly rapt in her devotional feelings.
He stood watching the carriage rapt in meditation, and his face wore a puzzled air.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Here Vincèn narrates a foot-race in which he took part at Nimes, and Mirèio listens in rapt attention.Frdric Mistral|Charles Alfred Downer