mesmerizing


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mes·mer·ize

 (mĕz′mə-rīz′, mĕs′-)
tr.v. mes·mer·ized, mes·mer·iz·ing, mes·mer·iz·es
1. To spellbind; enthrall: "The dance was subtle ... but at the same time it was sensual, and it mesmerized him" (Robert Rosenberg).
2. To hypnotize.

mes′mer·i·za′tion (-mər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
mes′mer·iz′er n.

mesmerizing

(ˈmɛzməraɪzɪŋ) or

mesmerising

adj
spellbinding; hypnotic
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.mesmerizing - attracting and holding interest as if by a spellmesmerizing - attracting and holding interest as if by a spell; "read the bedtime story in a hypnotic voice"; "she had a warm mesmeric charm"; "the sheer force of his presence was mesmerizing"; "a spellbinding description of life in ancient Rome"
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"
Translations

mesmerizing

[ˈmɛzməraɪzɪŋ] adjensorcelant(e)
She has a mesmerising smile → Elle a un sourire ensorcelant.

mesmerizing

adj effecthypnotisch; rhythm, presence, experiencehypnotisierend; smile, voicefaszinierend
References in classic literature ?
Anyhow, the man was being mesmerized, for Horne Fisher had collapsed into a chair with his long limbs loose and sprawling and his eyes staring at vacancy; and the other man was mesmerizing him, making sweeping movements with his darkly draped arms as if with black wings.
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