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Definition of "rapturous" []

  • Filled with great joy or rapture; ecstatic. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "rapturous" in a sentence
  • "If he had thought her expression rapturous before, he’d been wrong."
  • "Tim heard my cries, and he arrived at the witch's school to be bathed in rapturous love from the prepubescent masses."
  • "She nodded and turned to face him, expecting—and hoping for—a passionate kiss, an expression of rapturous joy on his face."