enchant

To enchant is to cast a spell over someone, like a witch might do. It also means to attract or catch someone's attention in a less mystical way.

Enchanting has a few meanings, but they all involve seduction. A witch or warlock enchants people they wish to influence through magic spells. A real person enchants in different ways: through jokes, good looks, and charisma. Not only people, but also engrossing songs or shows can be said "to enchant."

Definitions of enchant
1

v cast a spell over someone or something; put a hex on someone or something

Synonyms:
bewitch, glamour, hex, jinx, witch
Types:
voodoo
bewitch by or as if by a voodoo
spell
place under a spell
Type of:
becharm, charm
control by magic spells, as by practicing witchcraft

v attract; cause to be enamored

Synonyms:
becharm, beguile, bewitch, captivate, capture, catch, charm, enamor, enamour, entrance, fascinate, trance
Types:
hold
hold the attention of
work
gratify and charm, usually in order to influence
Type of:
appeal, attract
be attractive to

v hold spellbound

Synonyms:
delight, enrapture, enthral, enthrall, ravish, transport
Antonyms:
disenchant, disillusion
free from enchantment
Type of:
delight, please
give pleasure to or be pleasing to

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