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dwell
Definition:
To linger; inhabit; reside.

Synonyms:

noun
dwell
belong, brood, consist, domicile, domiciliate, harp, inhabit, lie, live, people, populate, reside, shack, worry.
dwell on
elaborate, emphasize, expatiate, linger over, mull over, think about, harp on, reflect on, meditate on, brood on, ruminate on, turn over in your mind.
verb
inhabit
populate, live at.
live
abide, continue, endure, exist, live, persist, reside, survive.
live in
abide, bide, bunk, continue, crash, exist, flop, hang out, hole up, inhabit, locate, lodge, nest, occupy, park, perch, quarter, remain, rent, reside, rest, room, roost, settle, sojourn, squat, stay, stop, tarry, tenant, tent, keep house, hang one's hat, make one's home, pitch tent, establish oneself.
locate
situate.
occupy
billet, colonize, house, inhabit, lodge, occupy, quarter, roost, squat, stay.
Examples of usage:
  1. I will bear you to my mother's home near Biancomonte, that you may dwell there at least until we are wed. – The Shame of Motley by Raphael Sabatini
  2. Why should we dwell here longer? – Early Plays Catiline, The Warrior's Barrow, Olaf Liljekrans by Henrik Ibsen
  3. He felt her eye dwell on him, and his cheeks burned under it. – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  4. She had caught his meaning in a moment, and knew the whole business was so painful to him that he did not care to dwell on it. – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  5. However, for Thayer that moment had sufficed to review a lifetime, to dwell in detail, even, upon the events of the last fourteen months. – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray

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