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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

  10. Origin: [From F. rapt abduction, rape, L. raptus, fr. rapere to seize and carry off, to transport; or fr. E. rapt, a. See Rapt, a., and Rapid.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rapt

    rapt, adj. raised to rapture: transported: ravished:—pa.t. and pa.p. of rap (2).—v.t. (obs.) to grasp or carry off.—n. Rap′tor, a ravisher. [Rap, to seize, influenced by L. rapĕre, to snatch.]


  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.

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Anagrams for rapt »

  1. part, prat, tarp, trap

  2. Tarp


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rapt in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rapt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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