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noun as in transport

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His ravishment had suffered a sharp natural decline reflected in a mental gloom.

The ravishment of her beauty and her charm held him speechless.

There the finishing stroke of ravishment is given to the toilette disarranged by a long drive through the impeding snow.

What this is, what this ravishment of happiness is, cannot be known or guessed till we ourself have experienced it.

The other four kinds are—obtaining possession of a girl by purchase, fraud, ravishment or consent of the girl herself.


On this page you'll find 260 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ravishment, such as: elation, euphoria, happiness, joy, rapture, and beatitude.

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