fascinating


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fas·ci·nat·ing

 (făs′ə-nā′tĭng)
adj.
Possessing the power to charm or allure; captivating.

fas′ci·nat′ing·ly adv.

fascinating

(ˈfæsɪˌneɪtɪŋ)
adj
1. arousing great interest
2. enchanting or alluring: a fascinating woman.
ˈfasciˌnatingly adv

fas•ci•nat•ing

(ˈfæs əˌneɪ tɪŋ)

adj.
of intense interest or attraction; enchanting; captivating.
[1640–50]
fas′ci•nat`ing•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fascinating - capable of arousing and holding the attentionfascinating - capable of arousing and holding the attention; "a fascinating story"
interesting - arousing or holding the attention
2.fascinating - capturing interest as if by a spellfascinating - capturing interest as if by a spell; "bewitching smile"; "Roosevelt was a captivating speaker"; "enchanting music"; "an enthralling book"; "antique papers of entrancing design"; "a fascinating woman"
attractive - pleasing to the eye or mind especially through beauty or charm; "a remarkably attractive young man"; "an attractive personality"; "attractive clothes"; "a book with attractive illustrations"

fascinating

fascinating

adjective
Translations
فاتِنفاتِن، ساحِر
fascinujícíkouzelnýokouzlujícívzrušující
fascinerendebetagende
kiehtova
fascinantan
heillandi
魅惑的な
매혹적인
navdušujoč
fascinerande
ซึ่งทำให้หลงเสน่ห์
hấp dẫn

fascinating

[ˈfæsɪneɪtɪŋ] ADJfascinante

fascinating

[ˈfæsɪneɪtɪŋ] adj [person, place idea] → fascinant(e); [sight, spectacle] → captivant(e); [subject, conversation, book, story] → passionnant(e); [idea] → fascinant(e)

fascinating

adjfaszinierend, hochinteressant; beautybezaubernd

fascinating

[ˈfæsɪˌneɪtɪŋ] adjaffascinante

fascinate

(ˈfӕsineit) verb
to charm; to attract or interest very strongly. She was fascinated by the strange clothes and customs of the country people.
ˈfascinating adjective
very charming, attractive or interesting. a fascinating story.
ˌfasciˈnation noun
1. the act of fascinating or state of being fascinated. the look of fascination on the children's faces.
2. the power of fascinating or something that has this. Old books have/hold a fascination for him.

fascinating

فاتِن fascinující fascinerende faszinierend συναρπαστικός fascinante kiehtova fascinant fascinantan affascinante 魅惑的な 매혹적인 fascinerend fascinerende fascynujący fascinante обворожительный fascinerande ซึ่งทำให้หลงเสน่ห์ büyüleyici hấp dẫn 迷人的
References in classic literature ?
She was fascinating in her simple black dress, fascinating were her round arms with their bracelets, fascinating was her firm neck with its thread of pearls, fascinating the straying curls of her loose hair, fascinating the graceful, light movements of her little feet and hands, fascinating was that lovely face in its eagerness, but there was something terrible and cruel in her fascination.
But the great legend of the Mediterranean, the legend of traditional song and grave history, lives, fascinating and immortal, in our minds.
A MAN having found a Lion in his path undertook to subdue him by the power of the human eye; and near by was a Rattlesnake engaged in fascinating a small bird.
One of the most fascinating of all the T`ang poets.
A crystal chandelier, which had once lent a fascinating illusion to the game of Monte, hung unlighted in the broad hall, where a few other bizarre and public articles were relegated.
I am changed, and the mere touch of Sibyl Vane's hand makes me forget you and all your wrong, fascinating, poisonous, delightful theories.
They were much too small for certain pleasurable activities planned for that afternoon; but they were not to be despised, for they had the most fascinating dooryard in the village.
Billy had to drag Saxon away from the window of a fascinating shop where were iridescent pearls of abalone, set and unset.
I had never seen anything in that trunk but old boots and spurs and pistols, and a fascinating mixture of yellow leather thongs, cartridges, and shoemaker's wax.
For, if you reflect a moment, you will see that, while it is easy to choose what virtues we would have our wife possess, it is all but impossible to imagine those faults we would desire in her, which I think most lovers would admit add piquancy to the loved one, that fascinating wayward imperfection which paradoxically makes her perfect.
To one imbued from infancy with the fascinating fallacy that all men are born equal, unquestioning submission to authority is not easily mastered, and the American volunteer soldier in his "green and salad days" is among the worst known.
I found myself actually bored with the saloon life of the Oakland water-front, and wondered what I had ever found fascinating in it.