(especially of saints) experiencing religious ecstasy as a result of one's faith.
- un·rap·tured, adjective
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How to use raptured in a sentence
Before the group of mother and son she fell into a raptured attitude.Tales Of Men And Ghosts | Edith Wharton
Still, while yet in love with life and raptured with the world, he passed to silence and pathetic dust.Burroughs' Encyclopaedia of Astounding Facts and Useful Information, 1889 | Barkham Burroughs
She eagerly longed to see a place in which she fancied charms short only of those which a raptured saint imagines in heaven.The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling | Henry Fielding
The soul is raptured to conceive A truth which being must believe; The God eternal died.
Believe me, Sire, she gave her beauty to my raptured arms with no persuasions but such as became a soldier and a king.Alroy | Benjamin Disraeli