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dwell on sth

phrasal verb with dwell uk   us   /dwel/ verb [I usually + adv/prep] (dwelt or dwelled, dwelt or dwelled) formal
C1 to ​keepthinking or ​talking about something, ​especially something ​bad or ​unpleasant: In his ​speech, he ​dwelt on the ​plight of the ​sick and the ​hungry.
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