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ensorcell

verb en·sor·cell \in-ˈsȯr-səl\

Definition of ensorcell

en·sor·celled or en·sor·celeden·sor·cell·ing or en·sor·cel·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  bewitch, enchant

en·sor·cell·ment play \-mənt\ noun


Examples of ensorcell

  1. <a dense, dark forest that is the scene for many a tale in which some unsuspecting traveler is ensorcelled by a witch or wizard>



Variants of ensorcell

or en·sor·cel play \in-ˈsȯr-səl\

Origin of ensorcell

Middle French ensorceler, alteration of Old French ensorcerer, from en- + -sorcerer, from sorcier, sorcer sorcerer — more at sorcery


First Known Use: circa 1541


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