verb (used with object), enraptured, enrapturing.
to move to rapture; delight beyond measure: We were enraptured by her singing.

1730–40; en-1 + rapture

enrapturedly, adverb
unenraptured, adjective

enthrall, transport, entrance, enchant.
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enrapture (ɪnˈræptʃə)
(tr) to fill with delight; enchant

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Word Origin & History

1740, from en- + rapture. Related: Enraptured.
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Example sentences
But the telling of these tales demands a fervor, a fever, to propel the narrative and enrapture the listener.
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