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rapt
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Harry Potter (#2) and the Chamber of Secrets
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  • Hermione, on the other hand, was listening to Lockhart with rapt attention and gave a start when he mentioned her name.
  • For nearly a quarter of an hour he spoke into the rapt silence: He told them about hearing the disembodied voice, how Hermione had finally realized that he was hearing a basilisk in the pipes; how he and Ron had followed the spiders into the forest, that Aragog had told them where the last victim of the basilisk had died; how he had guessed that Moaning Myrtle had been the victim, and that the entrance to the Chamber of Secrets might be in her bathroom .

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

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