Thesaurus / rapture

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McDonald’s commercials were among our earliest images of love, humanity, sexuality, and even rapture.
However, a new set of neuroscience research findings suggests that losing track of time is also intimately bound up with creativity, beauty, and rapture.
It does not rob his joy of one rapture, but it keeps it from becoming careless.
And yet, among the many ingredients that go to make up that shy fevered beam, rapture is undoubtedly one.
ALAS!RHODA BROUGHTON
The sight of you fills my heart with rapture, and I fain would gaze on you for hours.
HILDEGARDE'S HOLIDAYLAURA E. RICHARDS
The scene filled him with rapture; the loveliness of earth and sky intoxicated him.
CUDJO'S CAVEJ. T. TROWBRIDGE
Had not she too known the rapture of that advancing flood of feeling—yes, though the flood flowed where it should not?
DOUBLE HARNESSANTHONY HOPE
The rapture of that discovery, he thought, almost wiped out his father's debt to him.
THE NEST BUILDERBEATRICE FORBES-ROBERTSON HALE
Who enjoys health—who is so sensible of the rapture of being well, as he who has just been relieved from sickness?
SHEPPARD LEE, VOL. II (OF 2)ROBERT MONTGOMERY BIRD
This rapture, however, long postdated her first adventure into the shipyard.
THE CUP OF FURYRUPERT HUGHES

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