bask bask  /ˈbæsk/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in
  2. (v) be exposed

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. One fortunate politician who can bask in this American policy victory is John McCain, who just happened to be visiting Colombia when the rescue was announced.
  2. Never one to miss an opportunity to bask in the spotlight, Reverend Al prepares his march on the Supreme Court.
  3. Aspiring to bask in the reflected glory of his posthumous triumph, his heirs put his embalmed body on display in a hideous granite mausoleum copied from Lenin's tomb in Moscow.

News

  1. Blue skies send off season at A-Basin

    Summit Daily/Breeana Laughlin Arapahoe Basin reopened this weekend to give local snow-lovers one last chance to bask in winter's glory. Summit Daily/Breeana Laughlin David Townsend and Lindsey Zienza made their final trip to A-Basin from Denver on Saturday.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Vail Daily

  2. Bluebird skies usher out season at A-Basin

    Summit Daily/Breeana Laughlin Arapahoe Basin reopened this weekend to give local snow-lovers one last chance to bask in winter's glory. Summit Daily/Breeana Laughlin David Townsend and Lindsey Zienza made their final trip to A-Basin from Denver on Saturday.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Vail Daily

  3. NBA Catwalk: 20 Professional Ballers Who Are Overzealous About Fashion

    The NBA finals kicked off last Thursday night, and before either the Miami Heat or the San Antonio Spurs bask in the glory of being 2013?s national champions, we’re taking a moment to recognize the league’s tall drinks of water for other skills: their ability to dress. NBA fans have seen quite a bit of [...]
    on June 9, 2013     Source: TheFABlife

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Quotes

  1. "Sir Ed was not one to bask idly in celebrity. He drew on his international prestige to highlight issues and values, which he held dear. His enduring commitment to and respect for the Sherpa people reflects the best of what we as New Zealanders can...
    on Jan 10, 2008 By: Helen Clark Source: The Epoch Times Ireland

  2. "In the Senate, Ted Kennedy was our sun - the center of our universe," Schumer said. "To be pulled by his strong gravitational field, to bask in his warmth was a privilege, an honor and, for many of us, even a life-changing experience. His...
    on Aug 27, 2009 By: Charles Schumer Source: Buffalo News

  3. "We're going through a murky and complicated period," socialite Ksenia Sobchak, the master of ceremonies, told the guests at the opening of the fair. "Everyone is a superhero for finding it in themselves to come here tonight, to try to bask...
    on Nov 28, 2008 By: Ksenia Sobchak Source: Kyiv Post

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