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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
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He was neither rich nor great, young nor handsome, in no respect what is called fascinating, imposing, or brilliant, and yet he was as attractive as a genial fire, and people seemed to gather about him as naturally as about a warm hearth.
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.
There is nothing so dangerous, so fascinating, to a temperament like yours.
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.
He had the brightest little black eyes, and little black ringlets all over his head; he was the living image of his father, everybody said--and Jurgis found this a fascinating circumstance.
For some days we were content to enjoy looking at the blue lake Lucerne and at the piled-up masses of snow-mountains that border it all around--an enticing spectacle, this last, for there is a strange and fascinating beauty and charm about a majestic snow-peak with the sun blazing upon it or the moonlight softly enriching it--but finally we concluded to try a bit of excursioning around on a steamboat, and a dash on foot at the Rigi.
These details and accompanying delays worked up an atmosphere of preparation that was as impressive as it was fascinating.
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.
You want nothing but patience--or give it a more fascinating name, call it hope.
I could make no sense of the subject; my own thoughts swam always between me and the page I had usually found fascinating.
While enjoying a month of fine weather at the sea-coast, I was thrown into the company of a most fascinating creature: a real goddess in my eyes, as long as she took no notice of me.
The robin was evidently in a fascinating, bold mood.