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  Definition of Raptus
  1. a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion; "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"- Charles Dickens
  2. a sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease; "he suffered an epileptic seizure"
Similar Words: ecstasy, rapture, transport, exaltation, seizure, ictus

 

Hyponyms: convulsion, focal seizure, raptus hemorrhagicus

 

Derivational Morphology: exhilarate, inebriate, thrill, exalt, beatify, inspire, animate, invigorate, enliven, enchant, enrapture, transport, enthrall, ravish, enthral, delight

 

 
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