Rapture in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Rapture

(dated, transitive) To cause to experience great happiness or excitement. | (dated, intransitive) To experience great happiness or excitement. | (transitive) To take (someone) off the Earth and bring (them) to Heaven as part of the Rapture.

Short Example Sentence for Rapture

  • 1. But the rapture ended quickly. 🔊
  • 2. It was a sort of rapture of tenderness and protection. 🔊
  • 3. Must she renounce this new rapture of living? 🔊
  • 4. I said amidst a rapture of applause. 🔊
  • 5. And hot my heart with rapture flowed. 🔊
  • 6. Such confusion, such rapture as ensued! 🔊
  • 7. But memory came to cloud the rapture of that first moment. 🔊
  • 8. Oh, the pure rapture of "trimming"! 🔊
  • 9. O rapture to fly And be free! 🔊
  • 10. He was the prophet of a rapture that was theirs as much as his own. 🔊
  • 11. She had had enough of hunger and rapture and disappointment. 🔊
  • 12. Meredith had as great a capacity for rapture as for criticism and portraiture. 🔊
  • 13. The rapture of the returning life to nature thrilled my inmost being. 🔊
  • 14. I listened at my open window in a perfect rapture of every sense. 🔊
  • 15. For five minutes we stood gazing with a sense of rapture at this goodly scene. 🔊
  • 16. Language cannot express the rapture with which I heard this promise. 🔊
  • 17. She knows nothing of the Dionysiac rapture and the sensuous side of mysticism. 🔊
  • 18. And Phronsie clasped her fat little hands in rapture at the thought. 🔊
  • 19. O the fine rapture of that first moment when Sandy found he could dance! 🔊
  • 20. Is the near rapture non-existent, Because thou dreamest an ideal? 🔊

How to use Rapture in Sentence?

  • 1. There is little of the sentimental rapture that the eighteenth century discovered for us. 🔊
  • 2. And when it reached the full, the rapture of it touched the hearts of all who listened. 🔊
  • 3. But it was chiefly in the woods that the rapture and flavor of the time ran riot in making beauty. 🔊
  • 4. DeWitt held out his shaking hands to her, unbelieving rapture growing in his eyes. 🔊
  • 5. Whole volumes of rapture around him are heard, But he keeps his counsel and says not a word. 🔊
  • 6. Sounds that are born of rapture and bliss, Of the throbbing heart and the burning love-kiss. 🔊
  • 7. Suddenly Maria, after a long gaze of rapture at her face in the glass, gave a great start. 🔊
  • 8. The cataract, through rocky cleft that roars, I view, with growing rapture and amaze. 🔊
  • 9. Not Orpheus, Linus, or great Hermes could Find words to make their rapture understood. 🔊
  • 10. There was such rapture in his voice that heaven came down into her heart, and every doubt was stilled. 🔊
  • 11. She stood unobserved and absorbed, glorying openly in the rapture that had run subterraneously all day. 🔊
  • 12. I had always supposed that a miracle was the supreme sensation of existence, the ultimate rapture of the soul. 🔊
  • 13. On rare occasions of rapture one might see a rat cleaning his whiskers at the water's edge. 🔊
  • 14. What dissipates the rapture of this individuality and universality, and suddenly leaves us solitary and alone in a clouded life? 🔊
  • 15. Again he bowed profoundly, his hat in his hand, a white carnation in his buttonhole and rapture in his heart. 🔊
  • 16. She fetched a queer battered old comb which she washed and then proceeded with true feminine rapture to comb the wonderful waving locks. 🔊
  • 17. It was the chorus of imitative rapture over Synge a few years ago that helped most to bring about a speedy reaction against him. 🔊
  • 18. The Toad's misery turned into rapture as he eagerly scrambled up into the cab of the engine. 🔊
  • 19. With what a thrill, too, do you bring back to me the brightness of old forgotten springs, the childish rapture at the sweet tunable cry! 🔊
  • 20. It was not triumph which I read there, though there was joy and rapture and peace, beyond all power of understanding. 🔊