Synonyms for Rapturous:


amatory (adjective)
passionate, ardent.
blissful (adjective)
joyous, ecstatic.
delirious (adjective)
ecstatic (adjective)
rapturous (adjective)
enraptured, enchanted.


torrid, ardent, histrionic, emotional, tempestuous, passionate, intense, impassioned, soulful, hysterical. ecstatic (noun)
rapturous (noun)
enraptured, joyous, ecstatic, rhapsodic.

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Other relevant words:
soulful, emotional, ardent, tempestuous, enchanted, torrid, histrionic, hysterical, impassioned, passionate, intense.

Usage examples for rapturous

  1. When the parson had finished a rapturous eulogy on this most curious and entertaining work, he drew forth from a little drawer a manuscript, lately received from a correspondent, which had perplexed him sadly. – Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists by Washington Irving
  2. In it the chiefs, to their rapturous surprise, beheld Murray and Edwin. – The Scottish Chiefs by Jane Porter
  3. None was better skilled than he in the phrases of rapturous devotion, which were music to the ear both of the woman and the Queen; and he knew his royal mistress too well not to be aware that the language of passionate idolatry, however extravagant, had rarely fallen unheeded upon her soul. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley