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ecstasy
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
a state of intense happiness
  • He prayed, and prayed aloud, no longer terrified at the sound of his own voice, for he fell into a sort of ecstasy.
    Chapters 15-16 (5% in)
  • "Very well, very well," said the major, who was in ecstasy at the attention paid him by the count.
    Chapters 55-56 (44% in)
  • Elssler was dancing in the 'Diable Boiteux;' the Greek princess was in ecstasies.
    Chapters 69-70 (61% in)

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