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cap·ti·vate

 (kăp′tə-vāt′)
tr.v. cap·ti·vat·ed, cap·ti·vat·ing, cap·ti·vates
1. To attract and hold the interest of, as by beauty or wit. See Synonyms at charm.
2. Archaic To capture.

[Late Latin captivāre, captivāt-, to capture, from Latin captīvus, prisoner; see captive.]

cap′ti·va′tion n.
cap′ti·va′tor n.

captivate

(ˈkæptɪˌveɪt)
vb (tr)
1. to hold the attention of by fascinating; enchant
2. an obsolete word for capture
[C16: from Late Latin captivāre, from captīvus captive]
ˈcaptiˌvatingly adv
ˌcaptiˈvation n
ˈcaptiˌvator n

cap•ti•vate

(ˈkæp təˌveɪt)

v.t. -vat•ed, -vat•ing.
1. to attract intensely and fixedly; fascinate.
2. Obs. to capture.
[1520–30; < Late Latin captīvātus, past participle of captīvāre]
cap`ti•va′tion, n.
cap′ti•va`tor, n.

captivate


Past participle: captivated
Gerund: captivating

Imperative
captivate
captivate
Present
I captivate
you captivate
he/she/it captivates
we captivate
you captivate
they captivate
Preterite
I captivated
you captivated
he/she/it captivated
we captivated
you captivated
they captivated
Present Continuous
I am captivating
you are captivating
he/she/it is captivating
we are captivating
you are captivating
they are captivating
Present Perfect
I have captivated
you have captivated
he/she/it has captivated
we have captivated
you have captivated
they have captivated
Past Continuous
I was captivating
you were captivating
he/she/it was captivating
we were captivating
you were captivating
they were captivating
Past Perfect
I had captivated
you had captivated
he/she/it had captivated
we had captivated
you had captivated
they had captivated
Future
I will captivate
you will captivate
he/she/it will captivate
we will captivate
you will captivate
they will captivate
Future Perfect
I will have captivated
you will have captivated
he/she/it will have captivated
we will have captivated
you will have captivated
they will have captivated
Future Continuous
I will be captivating
you will be captivating
he/she/it will be captivating
we will be captivating
you will be captivating
they will be captivating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been captivating
you have been captivating
he/she/it has been captivating
we have been captivating
you have been captivating
they have been captivating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been captivating
you will have been captivating
he/she/it will have been captivating
we will have been captivating
you will have been captivating
they will have been captivating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been captivating
you had been captivating
he/she/it had been captivating
we had been captivating
you had been captivating
they had been captivating
Conditional
I would captivate
you would captivate
he/she/it would captivate
we would captivate
you would captivate
they would captivate
Past Conditional
I would have captivated
you would have captivated
he/she/it would have captivated
we would have captivated
you would have captivated
they would have captivated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.captivate - attractcaptivate - attract; cause to be enamored; "She captured all the men's hearts"
hold - hold the attention of; "The soprano held the audience"; "This story held our interest"; "She can hold an audience spellbound"
attract, appeal - be attractive to; "The idea of a vacation appeals to me"; "The beautiful garden attracted many people"
work - gratify and charm, usually in order to influence; "the political candidate worked the crowds"

captivate

captivate

verb
To please greatly or irresistibly:
Translations
يَسْحَرُ، يَخْلِبُ، يَسْبي الألْباب
uchvátit
betagefascinere
očarati
elragad
heilla, hrífa
valdzināt
büyülemeketkilemek

captivate

[ˈkæptɪveɪt] VTencantar, cautivar

captivate

[ˈkæptɪveɪt] vtcaptiver, fasciner

captivate

captivate

[ˈkæptɪˌveɪt] vtaffascinare, incantare, avvincere

captivate

(ˈkӕptiveit) verb
to charm, fascinate, or hold the attention of. He was captivated by her beauty.
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