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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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Microsoft dwelt upon the painstaking task of examining an extraordinary trial record without the benefit of the distillation process afforded by a USCA review.
And Susan and David have long shared an unspoken, unrequited love since their days in school, which will be dwelt upon endlessly here, as well.
That it should only happen now should not be dwelt upon.
From these sources, the authors tell us, they culled factual details of the region's settlement history as well as "what the writers emphasized, repeated, rationalized, glossed over, or obsessively dwelt upon.
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The Mags were dreadful at Swansea, something I dwelt upon in my column last week.
Speaking at the occasion, Dikshit welcomed all the representatives of the Basin States and dwelt upon issues of common interest regarding Water Conservation and Management of Water Resources.
The representative from ECP dwelt upon the measures of ECP for ensuring voting.
The officer and the accompanying police force could control the situation and arrest the defendant, though some of the police personnel got injuries which are dwelt upon in medical reports as a result of the attack.
These reforms dwelt upon targets of enhancement of potential of this electoral institution, printing of credible electoral rolls and participation of all voters in the electoral process through better awareness, he indicated.
The protest by the non- teaching staff over the rise in deduction of alleged house rent allowance was dwelt upon briefly.
In the course of an address upon the progress of the work of the University, he dwelt upon the circumstances that the crux of their present situation was finance.
I have dwelt upon this in order to get at what exactly it is that we are trying to teach our children and what we actually are teaching them about our Catholic faith.
He dwelt upon the categories of historians and said that the writing about contemporary history is a difficult job.
Sibal also dwelt upon the importance of embracing modern technology at every level of the judicial system, from investigation to decision making, and said that this is the only way change can be brought about expeditiously.