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rapt
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Wuthering Heights
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  • He leant his two elbows on his knees, and his chin on his hands and remained rapt in dumb meditation.
  • Kissing her cheek, he murmured, — ’I am going to her; and you, darling child, shall come to us!’ and never stirred or spoke again; but continued that rapt, radiant gaze, till his pulse imperceptibly stopped and his soul departed.

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  • She watched with rapt attention.
  • We all listened with rapt attention as she described the accident.

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