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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. deeply engrossed or absorbed:

    a rapt listener.

  2. transported with emotion; enraptured.

  3. indicative of or expressing rapture:

    a rapt smile.

Origin of rapt:

1350–1400; ME < L raptus seized, carried off, ptp. of rapere; see rape1


Princeton's WordNet

  1. ecstatic, enraptured, rapturous, rapt, rhapsodic(adj)

    feeling great rapture or delight


  1. rapt(Adjective)

    Snatched, taken away; abducted.

  2. rapt(Adjective)

    Lifted up into the air; transported into heaven.

  3. rapt(Adjective)

    Very interested, involved in something, absorbed, transfixed; fascinated or engrossed.

    The children watched in rapt attention as the magician produced object after object from his hat.

  4. rapt(Adjective)

    Enthusiatic; ecstatic, elated, happy.

    He was rapt with his exam results.

  5. Origin: From raptor, from rapere

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rapt

    of Rap

  2. Rapt

    imp. & p. p. of Rap, to snatch away

  3. Rapt(adj)

    snatched away; hurried away or along

  4. Rapt(adj)

    transported with love, admiration, delight, etc.; enraptured

  5. Rapt(adj)

    wholly absorbed or engrossed, as in work or meditation

  6. Rapt(adj)

    an ecstasy; a trance

  7. Rapt(adj)


  8. Rapt(verb)

    to transport or ravish

  9. Rapt(verb)

    to carry away by force


  1. Rapt

    As of March 14, 2008, Rapt, Inc. was acquired by Microsoft Corporation. Rapt, Inc. offers media monetization solutions, and technology and strategic advisory services to media companies. The company also provides advertising yield management solutions. Its software applications, such as price director, inventory manager, and business advisor delivers price optimization, inventory management, and yield analytics solutions. The company’s software also enables companies to price, predict, and provision their advertising assets. Its advisory services help companies to design and implement practice revenue management processes in their organization. Rapt, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California with an additional office in New York City.

Anagrams of rapt

  1. part, prat, tarp, trap

  2. Tarp

Translations for rapt

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


fascinated (usually in admiration)

He listened to the speaker with rapt attention.

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