Textual thesaurus for "dwell"

(verb) brood

think moodily or anxiously about something

(verb) harp

come back to

Don't dwell on the past; She is always harping on the same old things

(verb) live, inhabit, populate

inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of

People lived in Africa millions of years ago; The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted; this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean; deer are populating the woods

(verb) consist, lie, lie in

originate (in)

The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country

(verb) inhabit

exist or be situated within

Strange notions inhabited her mind