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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)

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exist or be situated within

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come back to

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While dwelling upon flight safety aspects, the Air Chief said," Flight Safety is an important pillar of PAF culture.
Rather than dwelling upon Toulouse-Lautrec's unfortunate circumstances, such as his crippled legs, lisp and deformed facial features, the book celebrates his warm personal characteristics, his ability to make friends and his incredible creative energy.
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.
His writings (poems in cywydd meter) reflect the influence of the moralists of the European Middle Ages, treating religious or moral subjects and dwelling upon the uncertainty of life and the inevitability of death.