rapturous

[rap-cher-uhs]
adjective
1.
full of, feeling, or manifesting ecstatic joy or delight.
2.
characterized by, attended with, or expressive of such rapture: rapturous praise.

Origin:
1670–80; rapture + -ous

rapturously, adverb
rapturousness, noun
unrapturous, adjective
unrapturously, adverb
unrapturousness, noun
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rapturous (ˈræptʃərəs)
 
adj
experiencing or manifesting ecstatic joy or delight
 
rapturously
 
adv
 
rapturousness
 
n

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Example sentences
If it were only the first in the series, it might be more rapturously received.
It is rapturously romantic and downright depressing at the same time-a rare feat.
The filmed ballet was intense, alive, and rapturously affecting.
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