What does the word bask mean?

Usage examples for bask

  1. They too desire to bask beneath the sunshine of your smile. – The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  2. Well, today, because each generation of Americans has kept the fire of freedom burning brightly, lighting those frontiers of possibility, we still bask in the warmth of Mr. Franklin's rising sun. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  3. He wanted to be with them, to watch them bask in the warmth of the fire, to share with them the well- being of this wonderful, though temporary, shelter. – The Lost Wagon by James Arthur Kjelgaard