Synonyms of dwell in English:


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1‘groups of gypsies still dwell in these amazing caves’

reside, live, have one's home, have one's residence, be settled, be housed, lodge, stay
informal hang out, hang one's hat, put up
formal abide, be domiciled, sojourn
archaic bide


    dwell on

    ‘she had no time to dwell on her disappointment’

    linger over, mull over, muse on, brood about, brood over, think about, spend time thinking about, be preoccupied by, be obsessed by, eat one's heart out over
    harp on about, discuss at length, expatiate on, elaborate on, expound on, keep talking about