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rhapsodize

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Definition to talk or write about something with great enthusiasm
  • She rhapsodized about the trip.
  • I'm rhapsodizing," she said, laughing.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • Oh, I won't rhapsodize about New York.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • Bellegarde concluded; "I told you I should rhapsodize."
    Henry James  --  The American
  • Andy sat contemplating the snow scene on the maple syrup bottle while his father rhapsodized in his dizzying, hard-to-follow way about how sailing built discipline and alertness in boys, and strength of character as in mariners of old.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • He longs to sit on the benches in Children's House again, to hear Frau Elena's songs, to feel the heat pumping off the potbelly stove and the high voice of Siegfried Fischer rhapsodizing about U-boats and fighter planes, to see Jutta drawing at the far end of the table, sketching out the thousand windows of her imaginary city.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • She was unable to rhapsodize much over the seven new bungalows and the two garages which Kennicott had made to seem so important.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • Ron was rhapsodising about his new broom to anybody who would listen.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • You will think me rhapsodising; but when I am out of doors, especially when I am sitting out of doors, I am very apt to get into this sort of wondering strain.
    Jane Austen  --  Mansfield Park
  • Hadn't he rhapsodized over how the constellations seemed to halt in their course when on a warm summer's night one lay on one's back and listened for footsteps in the grass—as if nature itself were conspiring to lengthen the last few hours before daybreak, so that they could be savored to the utmost?
    Amor Towles  --  A Gentleman in Moscow
  • Now you're rhapsodizing," Mama said.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed

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