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spellbound

adjective spell·bound \-ˌband\

: giving all of your attention and interest to something or someone

Full Definition of SPELLBOUND

:  held by or as if by a spell

Examples of SPELLBOUND

  1. The children were spellbound by the puppet show.
  2. She's a storyteller that will hold you spellbound.

First Known Use of SPELLBOUND

1785

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