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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

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:

entrancing \entrancing\ adj. same as enthralling. Syn: bewitching, captivating, enchanting, enthralling, fascinating. [WordNet 1.5]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Entrance \En*trance"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Entranced; p. pr. & vb. n. Entrancing.] [Pref. en- + trance.] 1. To put into a trance; to make insensible to present objects. [1913 Webster] Him, still entranced and in a litter laid, They bore from field and to the bed conveyed. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To put into an ecstasy; to ravish with delight or wonder; to enrapture; to charm. [1913 Webster] And I so ravished with her heavenly note, I stood entranced, and had no room for thought. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

entrancing 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:

66 Moby Thesaurus words for "entrancing": Circean, alluring, appealing, appetizing, attractive, beguiling, bewitching, blandishing, cajoling, captivating, catching, charismatic, charming, coaxing, come-hither, coquettish, delightful, enchanting, engaging, enravishing, enthralling, enticing, exciting, exotic, exquisite, fascinating, fetching, flirtatious, glamorous, heart-robbing, hypnotic, illusionary, illusive, illusory, interesting, intriguing, inviting, irresistible, lovely, luxurious, mesmeric, mouth-watering, piquant, prepossessing, provocative, provoquant, ravishing, seducing, seductive, sensuous, siren, sirenic, spellbinding, spellful, taking, tantalizing, teasing, tempting, thrilling, tickling, titillating, titillative, voluptuous, winning, winsome, witching