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KK Pronunciation

〔 dwєl 〕


〔 dwel 〕

Overview of verb dwell

The verb dwell has 5 senses

  • brood, dwell -- (think moodily or anxiously about something)

  • dwell, consist, lie, lie in -- (originate (in); "The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country")

  • populate, dwell, live, inhabit -- (inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of; "People lived in Africa millions of years ago"; "The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted"; "this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean"; "deer are populating the woods")

  • dwell, inhabit -- (exist or be situated within; "Strange notions inhabited her mind")

  • harp, dwell -- (come back to; "Don't dwell on the past"; "She is always harping on the same old things")