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enrapt

[en-rapt] /ɛnˈræpt/
adjective
1.
rapt; transported; enraptured:
a violinist's enrapt audience.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; en-1 + rapt
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Examples for enrapt
  • And finished, something to that effect, enrapt with the truth of my statement.
Word Origin and History for enrapt
adj.

c.1600, "carried away by (prophetic) ecstasy," past participle adjective from en- "make, put in" (see en- (1)) + rapt (see rapture).

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