bewitched

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adjective be·witched \bi-ˈwicht, bē-\

Definition of bewitched

  1. :  controlled or affected by or as if by a magic spell … as if he were not my great-grandfather at all but some mournful, bewitched old huntsman from a storybook, tongue-tied by the bad fairy, unable to speak. — Donna Tartt As though the ship were bewitched, from the moment they left Saybrook everything went wrong. — Elizabeth George Speare :  influenced, attracted, or charmed as if by magic was bewitched by her beauty Until his death at 36, Byron continued a course of sybaritic abandon, traveling with an entourage bewitched by his escapades and terrified by his mood swings and violent temper. — Kathryn Harrison

14th Century

First Known Use of bewitched

14th century



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