Simple Definition of magnetism
: the property of attracting certain metals : the attracting property of a magnet
: a quality that makes someone able to attract and hold the interest of other people
Full Definition of magnetism
1 a : a class of physical phenomena that include the attraction for iron observed in lodestone and a magnet, are inseparably associated with moving electricity, are exhibited by both magnets and electric currents, and are characterized by fields of force b : a science that deals with magnetic phenomena
2 : an ability to attract or charm
Examples of magnetism in a sentence
Much of his success as a politician can be attributed to his personal magnetism.
<she managed to win the election by sheer magnetism>
First Known Use of magnetism
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MAGNETISM Defined for Kids
Definition of magnetism for Students
1 : a magnet's power to attract
2 : the power to attract others : personal charm
Medical Definition of magnetism
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