bewitchment

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noun be·witch·ment \-ˈwich-mənt\

Definition of bewitchment

  1. 1a :  the act or power of bewitchingb :  a spell that bewitches

  2. 2 :  the state of being bewitched

Examples of bewitchment in a Sentence

  1. the hope that there was some bewitchment that would turn their jerky son-in-law into a prince

  2. while stuck in traffic, I could have used a bit of bewitchment to clear the road of other drivers

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First Known Use of bewitchment

circa 1616



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