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Rapture vs. Transport

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The main difference between Rapture and Transport is that the Rapture is a in some forms of Protestantism, an eschatological event when all alive true believers will rise along with the resurrected dead believers into Heaven and join Christ, based on 1 Thess. 4:17 and Transport is a human-directed movement of things or people between locations.

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  • Rapture (noun)

    Extreme pleasure, happiness or excitement.

  • Rapture (noun)

    In some forms of fundamentalist Protestant eschatology, the event when Jesus returns and gathers the souls of living believers. (Usually "the rapture.")

  • Rapture (noun)

    The act of kidnapping or abducting, especially the forceful carrying off of a woman.

  • Rapture (noun)

    Rape; ravishment; sexual violation.

  • Rapture (noun)

    The act of carrying, conveying, transporting or sweeping along by force of movement; the force of such movement; the fact of being carried along by such movement.

  • Rapture (noun)

    A spasm; a fit; a syncope; delirium.

  • Rapture (verb)

    To cause to experience great happiness or excitement.

  • Rapture (verb)

    To experience great happiness or excitement.

  • Rapture (verb)

    To take (someone) off the Rapture.

  • Rapture (verb)

    To take part in the Rapture; to leave Earth and go to Heaven as part of the Rapture.

  • Rapture (verb)

    To state (something, transitive) or talk (intransitive) rapturously.

  • Transport (verb)

    To carry or bear from one place to another; to remove; to convey.

    "to transport goods; to transport troops"

  • Transport (verb)

    To deport to a penal colony.

  • Transport (verb)

    To move (someone) to strong emotion; to carry away.

    "Music transports the soul."

  • Transport (noun)

    An act of transporting; conveyance.

  • Transport (noun)

    The state of being transported by emotion; rapture.

  • Transport (noun)

    A vehicle used to transport (passengers, mail, freight, troops etc.)

  • Transport (noun)

    A tractor-trailer.

  • Transport (noun)

    The system of transporting passengers, etc. in a particular region; the vehicles used in such a system.

  • Transport (noun)

    A device that moves recording tape across the read/write heads of a tape recorder or video recorder etc.

  • Transport (noun)

    A deported convict.

Wiktionary
  • Rapture (noun)

    a feeling of intense pleasure or joy

    "Leonora listened with rapture"

  • Rapture (noun)

    expressions of intense pleasure or enthusiasm about something

    "the tabloids went into raptures about her"

  • Rapture (noun)

    (according to some millenarian teaching) the transporting of believers to heaven at the Second Coming of Christ

    "thousands of Christians gathered outside Rochester and other cities, awaiting the Rapture"

  • Rapture (verb)

    (according to some millenarian teaching) transport (a believer) from earth to heaven at the Second Coming of Christ

    "people will be raptured out of automobiles as they are driving along"

  • Transport (verb)

    take or carry (people or goods) from one place to another by means of a vehicle, aircraft, or ship

    "the bulk of freight traffic was transported by lorry"

  • Transport (verb)

    send (a convict) to a penal colony

    "he was convicted of theft and transported"

  • Transport (verb)

    cause (someone) to feel that they are in another place or time

    "the book transported her to new worlds"

  • Transport (verb)

    overwhelm (someone) with a strong emotion, especially joy

    "she was transported with pleasure"

  • Transport (noun)

    a system or means of conveying people or goods from place to place

    "air transport"

    "many possess their own forms of transport"

  • Transport (noun)

    the action of transporting something or the state of being transported

    "the transport of crude oil"

  • Transport (noun)

    a large vehicle, ship, or aircraft used to carry troops or stores

    "the invasion force sailed from Cadiz in twenty-five transports"

  • Transport (noun)

    a convict who was transported to a penal colony.

  • Transport (noun)

    an overwhelmingly strong emotion

    "art can send people into transports of delight"

Oxford Dictionary
  • Rapture (noun)

    A seizing by violence; a hurrying along; rapidity with violence.

  • Rapture (noun)

    The state or condition of being rapt, or carried away from one's self by agreeable excitement; violence of a pleasing passion; extreme joy or pleasure; ecstasy.

  • Rapture (noun)

    A spasm; a fit; a syncope; delirium.

  • Rapture

    To transport with excitement; to enrapture.

  • Transport

    To carry or bear from one place to another; to remove; to convey; as, to transport goods; to transport troops.

  • Transport

    To carry, or cause to be carried, into banishment, as a criminal; to banish.

  • Transport

    To carry away with vehement emotion, as joy, sorrow, complacency, anger, etc.; to ravish with pleasure or ecstasy; as, music transports the soul.

  • Transport (noun)

    Transportation; carriage; conveyance.

  • Transport (noun)

    A vessel employed for transporting, especially for carrying soldiers, warlike stores, or provisions, from one place to another, or to convey convicts to their destination; - called also transport ship, transport vessel.

  • Transport (noun)

    Vehement emotion; passion; ecstasy; rapture.

  • Transport (noun)

    A convict transported, or sentenced to exile.

Webster Dictionary
  • Rapture (noun)

    a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion;

    "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"

  • Rapture (noun)

    a state of elated bliss

  • Transport (noun)

    something that serves as a means of transportation

  • Transport (noun)

    an exchange of molecules (and their kinetic energy and momentum) across the boundary between adjacent layers of a fluid or across cell membranes

  • Transport (noun)

    the commercial enterprise of transporting goods and materials

  • Transport (noun)

    a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion;

    "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"

  • Transport (noun)

    a mechanism that transport magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder

  • Transport (verb)

    move something or somebody around; usually over long distances

  • Transport (verb)

    move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body;

    "You must carry your camping gear"

    "carry the suitcases to the car"

    "This train is carrying nuclear waste"

    "These pipes carry waste water into the river"

  • Transport (verb)

    hold spellbound

  • Transport (verb)

    transport commercially

  • Transport (verb)

    send from one person or place to another;

    "transmit a message"

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