Search Result for "enthralling":
1. capturing interest as if by a spell;
- Example: "bewitching smile"
- Example: "Roosevelt was a captivating speaker"
- Example: "enchanting music"
- Example: "an enthralling book"
- Example: "antique papers of entrancing design"
- Example: "a fascinating woman"
[syn: bewitching, captivating, enchanting, enthralling, entrancing, fascinating]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
enthralling \enthralling\ adj. 1. capturing interest as if by a spell; as, an enthralling book. Syn: bewitching, captivating, enchanting, entrancing, fascinating. [WordNet 1.5]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
enthralling adj 1: 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" [syn: bewitching, captivating, enchanting, enthralling, entrancing, fascinating]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
74 Moby Thesaurus words for "enthralling": absorbing, alluring, appealing, appetizing, arresting, attractive, beguiling, bewitching, blandishing, cajoling, captivating, catching, charismatic, charming, coaxing, come-hither, consuming, coquettish, delightful, enchanting, engaging, engrossing, enravishing, enticing, entrancing, exciting, exotic, exquisite, fascinating, fetching, flirtatious, glamorous, gripping, heart-robbing, holding, hypnotic, hypnotizing, interesting, intriguing, inviting, irresistible, lovely, luxurious, magnetic, mesmeric, mesmerizing, mouth-watering, obsessing, obsessive, piquant, prepossessing, provocative, provoquant, ravishing, riveting, seducing, seductive, sensuous, siren, sirenic, spellbinding, spellful, taking, tantalizing, teasing, tempting, thrilling, tickling, titillating, titillative, voluptuous, winning, winsome, witching