Rapt

Adjective

  • (not comparable, archaic) Snatched, taken away; abducted.
  • (comparable) Enthusiatic; ecstatic, elated, happy.

    "He was rapt with his exam results."

  • (comparable) Very interested, involved in something, absorbed, transfixed; fascinated or engrossed.

    "The children watched in rapt attention as the magician produced object after object from his hat."

  • (not comparable) Lifted up into the air; transported into heaven.

Noun

  • (obsolete) rapidity
  • (obsolete) An ecstasy; a trance.

Verb

  • (obsolete) To transport or ravish.
  • (obsolete) To carry away by force.

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