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synonyms for dwell on

  • emphasize
  • harp on
  • consider
  • continue
  • dwell upon
  • elaborate
  • expatiate
  • involve oneself
  • tarry over

antonyms for dwell on

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  • dismiss
  • disregard
  • forget
  • ignore
  • push aside
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How to use dwell on in a sentence

They that sit on mount Seir, and the Philistines, and the foolish people that dwell in Sichem.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
In order not to weary your Majesty, I shall not dwell longer upon this, or spend time setting forth our losses.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Be silent, you that dwell in the island: the merchants of Sidon passing over the sea, have filled thee.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
An judgment shall dwell in the wilderness, and justice shall sit in charmel.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The children of thy barrenness shall still say in thy ears: The place is too strait for me, make me room to dwell in.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
That dwell in sepulchres, and sleep in the temple of idols: that eat swine's flesh, and profane broth is in their vessels.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
For the young man shall dwell with the virgin, and thy children shall dwell in thee.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Champlain limits this appellation to the tribes that dwell upon the Ottawa.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
How long shall the land mourn, and the herb of every field wither for the wickedness of them that dwell therein?
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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