Thesaurus / rhapsody
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
She burst out into a rhapsody of hallelujah and thanksgivings.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
Having finished this rhapsody, Entragues wrote the beginning of the story of Gaetan Solange, which had long tormented him.
VERY WOMANREMY DE GOURMONT
There is no subject so frivolous that does not merit a place in this rhapsody.
THE ESSAYS OF MONTAIGNE, COMPLETEMICHEL DE MONTAIGNE
He will now pour himself out in a rhapsody of praise of tears, which purify and refresh the soul, and open it to the love of God.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME I OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
“Have done with this rhapsody of impertinence,” said Matilda.
THE CASTLE OF OTRANTOHORACE WALPOLE
And he launched into a rhapsody that need not here be given at length.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
Don't think from this rhapsody that I am undergoing a fit of pietistic exaltation.
JULIA WARD HOWELAURA E. RICHARDS
Their rhapsody appeared artificial, and their exposition labored.
THE GLORIES OF IRELANDEDITED BY JOSEPH DUNN AND P.J. LENNOX
Now it seemed little better than a rhapsody of fine phrases—'sounding brass and tinkling cymbals.'
FAR TO SEEKMAUD DIVER
A rhapsody of Venice is always in order, but I think the catalogues are finished.
ITALIAN HOURSHENRY JAMES
WORDS RELATED TO RHAPSODY
- cloud nine
- good spirits
- seventh heaven
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