bask in sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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bask in sth

phrasal verb with bask uk   /bɑːsk/  us   /bæsk/ verb [I usually + adv/prep]
to take ​pleasure from something that makes you ​feel good: He ​basked in his ​moment of ​glory, ​holding the ​trophy up to the ​crowd.
(Definition of bask in sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bask in sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 沉浸在…中…
in Turkish başkalarının kendisine duyduğu hayranlıktan hoşnut olmak…
in Russian наслаждаться…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沉浸在…中…
in Polish rozkoszować się czymś…
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