To better see all uses of the word
ecstasy
in
Candide
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
ecstasy -- as in: a state of ecstasy
Used In
Candide
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • My waiting women, when dressing and undressing me, used to fall into an ecstasy, whether they viewed me before or behind; how glad would the gentlemen have been to perform that office for them!

  • There are no more uses of "ecstasy" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • the agony and the ecstasy of intense sports competition
  • The sculpture is called "The Ecstasy of Saint Theresa."

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading