from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act of enchanting.
- n. The state of being enchanted.
- n. Something that enchants.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The act of enchanting or the feeling of being enchanted.
- n. Something that enchants; a magical spell.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of enchanting; the production of certain wonderful effects by the aid of demons, or the agency of supposed spirits; the use of magic arts, spells, or charms; incantation.
- n. The effect produced by the act; the state of being enchanted.
- n. That which captivates the heart and senses; an influence or power which fascinates or highly delights.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The pretended art or act of producing effects by the invocation or aid of demons or the agency of spirits; the use of magic arts, spells, or charms; incantation; that which produces magical results
- n. The state or condition of being enchanted, literally or figuratively; especially, a very delightful influence or effect; a sense of charm or fascination.
- n. That which enchants or delights; the power or quality of producing an enchanting effect.
- n. Synonyms Charm, fascination, magic, spell, sorcery, necromancy, witchery, witchcraft.
- n. Rapture, transport, ravishment.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a psychological state induced by (or as if induced by) a magical incantation
- n. a magical spell
- n. a feeling of great liking for something wonderful and unusual
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