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Synonyms for dwell

dwell on or upon something

Synonyms

  • go on about
  • emphasize
  • elaborate on
  • linger over
  • harp on about
  • be engrossed in
  • expatiate on
  • continue to think about
  • tarry over

Synonyms for dwell

to have as one's domicile, usually for an extended period

to have an inherent basis

to focus the attention on something moodily and at length

Synonyms for dwell

think moodily or anxiously about something

originate (in)

Related Words

exist or be situated within

Synonyms

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come back to

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The power of the concept is two-fold: First, it focuses on positive influences on young people's development, rather than dwelling upon the many ways in which society fails its children.
This song is the most directly influenced by the events of September 11 but, rather than dwelling upon the horror, it celebrates the silver lining the black cloud of 9/11 offered.
And this is something that, in the interests of national security and patriotic self-esteem, the public is better off not knowing, or at least not dwelling upon.
Campbell says dwelling upon the right sounds can help elicit long-squelched emotion, promote relaxation and learning, reduce pain and bring Alzheimer's patients to moments of clarity.
From there, the poem unfolds in five sections which render an account of the movie's continuing impact upon the writer, ending with three self-reflective poems: one speaking of the writing of the poem; a second dwelling upon the effects of time and memory; and the last delving into the relationship between memory, the teller of memory, and the act of telling as the principal aspect of this writer's life.
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Dwelling upon Interfaith Initiative of Government of Pakistan , the Minister informed that at district level interfaith committees were being set up comprising Muslim and non-Muslim members to create interfaith harmony at the grass roots level.
His daily existence is also quixotic: active at times, at other moments he indulges in reverie, dwelling upon earthly matters and most particularly on words.
Dwelling upon the relief side of the budget, the minister pointed out that for the first time in the history of Pakistan, the government employees salaries have been increased by 50 percent.