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hyp·no·tize

 (hĭp′nə-tīz′)
tr.v. hyp·no·tized, hyp·no·tiz·ing, hyp·no·tiz·es
1. To put into a state of hypnosis.
2. To fascinate by or as if by hypnosis.

hyp′no·tiz′a·bil′i·ty n.
hyp′no·tiz′a·ble adj.
hyp′no·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
hyp′no·tiz′er n.

hypnotize

(ˈhɪpnəˌtaɪz) or

hypnotise

vb (tr)
1. (Psychology) to induce hypnosis in (a person)
2. to charm or beguile; fascinate
ˈhypnoˌtizable, ˈhypnoˌtisable adj
ˌhypnoˌtizaˈbility, ˌhypnoˌtisaˈbility n
ˌhypnotiˈzation, ˌhypnotiˈsation n
ˈhypnoˌtizer, ˈhypnoˌtiser n

hyp•no•tize

(ˈhɪp nəˌtaɪz)

v. -tized, -tiz•ing. v.t.
1. to put in a state of hypnosis.
2. to influence or control by or as if by hypnotic suggestion.
3. to transfix; spellbind; fascinate.
v.i.
4. to practice hypnosis.
[1843]
hyp′no•tiz`a•ble, adj.
hyp`no•tiz`a•bil′i•ty, n.
hyp′no•tiz`er, n.

hypnotize


Past participle: hypnotized
Gerund: hypnotizing

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
I am hypnotizing
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Present Perfect
I have hypnotized
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Past Continuous
I was hypnotizing
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Past Perfect
I had hypnotized
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Future
I will hypnotize
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Future Perfect
I will have hypnotized
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Future Continuous
I will be hypnotizing
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been hypnotizing
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been hypnotizing
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been hypnotizing
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Conditional
I would hypnotize
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Past Conditional
I would have hypnotized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.hypnotize - induce hypnosis inhypnotize - induce hypnosis in      
entrance, spellbind - put into a trance
sedate, tranquilize, tranquillise, tranquillize, calm - cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to; "The patient must be sedated before the operation"

hypnotize

verb
1. mesmerize, put in a trance, put to sleep The ability to hypnotize yourself can be learnt in a single session.
2. fascinate, absorb, entrance, magnetize, spellbind He's hypnotized by that black hair and that white face.
Translations
hypnotizovat
hypnotisere
dáleiîaheilla
hypnotizovať
büyülemekhayran bırakmakhipnotize etmekuyutmak

hypnotize

[ˈhɪpnətaɪz] VThipnotizar

hypnotize

[ˈhɪpnətaɪz] hypnotise (British) vt
(= put into a trance) → hypnotiser
(= fascinate) → hypnotiser

hypnotize

vthypnotisieren; to be hypnotized by somebody/something (= fascinated)von jdm/etw wie hypnotisiert sein

hypnotize

[ˈhɪpnəˌtaɪz] vtipnotizzare
to hypnotize sb into doing sth → far fare qc a qn sotto ipnosi

hypnosis

(hipˈnəusis) noun
a sleep-like state caused by the action of another person who can then make the sleeper obey his commands.
hypˈnotic (-ˈno-) adjective
ˈhypnotize, ˈhypnotise verb
1. to put in a state of hypnosis. The hypnotist hypnotized three people from the audience.
2. to fascinate completely. Her beauty hypnotized him.
ˈhypnotism noun
the art of producing hypnosis.
ˈhypnotist noun

hyp·no·tize

v. hipnotizar, producir hipnosis.

hypnotize

vt hipnotizar
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