Share this entry

Share this page

rapturous

Saltos de línea: rap¦tur|ous
Pronunciación: /ˈraptʃərəs
 
/

Definición de rapturous en inglés:

adjetivo

Characterized by, feeling, or expressing great pleasure or enthusiasm: he was greeted with rapturous applause
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • They brought their wit and music to the midlands and received rapturous applause.
  • Leon performed a handful of his own songs, each one greeted with rapturous applause.
  • She described how the mere sight of the Pope's plane was met by rapturous applause and tears of joy.
Sinónimos
ecstatic, joyful, joyous, elated, euphoric, enraptured, on cloud nine, in seventh heaven, transported, in transports, in raptures, beside oneself with joy/happiness, rhapsodic, ravished, enchanted, enthusiastic, delighted, thrilled, overjoyed, blissful, happy
informal over the moon, on top of the world, blissed out
Australian informal wrapped

Derivados

rapturously

1
adverbio
Example sentences
  • Indeed, Morrissey's new songs are the most rapturously received, more so even than the Smiths gems that he periodically drops into our laps.
  • American audiences didn't question why she had suddenly returned; but they greeted her rapturously with standing ovations.
  • Being conceptually similar to what was then happening in alternative pop, these were rapturously received by a young, European audience.

rapturousness

2
sustantivo

Definición de rapturous en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día Sprachgefühl
Pronunciación: ˈʃprɑːxɡəˌfuːl
noun
intuitive understanding of a language’s natural idiom…