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Definition a relationship of mutual understanding or trust and agreement between people
  • During the interrogation, she tried to establishing a rapport with the suspect.
  • a team building exercise intended to build trust and rapport
  • The actors have a good rapport on screen.
  • We had a real . . . rapport going . . .
    Edward Albee  --  Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
  • rapport = a relationship of mutual understanding or trust and agreement between people
  • Somehow, Lucinda and I found an odd rapport.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Crank
  • He still held her hand, but the terrible rapport was gone.
    Frank Herbert  --  Dune
  • I didn't need to perm my hair to make me feel more princely, and I felt a wonderful rapport from the audience.
    Li Cunxin  --  Mao's Last Dancer
  • He was sitting there with Dave Jensen and Mitchell Sanders and a few others, and he seemed to fit in very nicely, all smiles and group rapport.
    Tim O'Brien  --  The Things They Carried
  • Perhaps beneath the self-discipline, a touch of rapport in adversity.
    Ian McEwan  --  Atonement
  • I remained in awe of her, although as I got older, we developed an easier rapport.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Get him involved in some group rapport.
    Tim O'Brien  --  Going After Cacciato
  • It wasn't exactly a pure rapport between the home office and the field, was it?
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Maybe I should establish a rapport beyond eff-you.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • 'I'm not denying it, sir,' said Yossarian, pleased with the miraculous rapport that finally existed between them.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • It was possible that he had established some sort of rapport.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
  • Alas, we were not yet sufficiently en rapport, and this time I did not even get the gist of what he was saying.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • Their rapport— musical, syncopated— was a thing of incredible beauty.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Burned
  • Around Iron Mountain his rapport with the creatures of the forest was legendary.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • The story was so big that the 7:30 edition of Rapport ran it as its third lead and gave it a three-minute slot.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • I had a hunch that if I asked him anything else I just might ruin our beautiful rapport.
    Roger Zelazny  --  My Name is Legion

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