charmed

adjective
\ ˈchärmd How to pronounce charmed (audio) \

Definition of charmed

1 : extremely lucky or prosperous living a charmed life
2 : of, relating to, or being a charm quark

Examples of charmed in a Sentence

She has always lived a charmed life. you must be living a charmed life if you haven't caught the flu that's going around
Recent Examples on the Web And in a charmed final month, St. Louis preserved a late lead with a crazy play that resulted in a pair of rundowns and two outs. Sarah Trotto, ajc, 26 Sep. 2021 And in a charmed final month, St. Louis preserved a late lead with a crazy play that resulted in a pair of rundowns and two outs. Sarah Trotto, ajc, 26 Sep. 2021 And in a charmed final month, St. Louis preserved a late lead with a crazy play that resulted in a pair of rundowns and two outs. Sarah Trotto, ajc, 26 Sep. 2021 And in a charmed final month, St. Louis preserved a late lead with a crazy play that resulted in a pair of rundowns and two outs. Sarah Trotto, ajc, 26 Sep. 2021 And in a charmed final month, St. Louis preserved a late lead with a crazy play that resulted in a pair of rundowns and two outs. Sarah Trotto, ajc, 26 Sep. 2021 For the sumptuous Louvre show that marked the milestone, Ghesquiere imagined a charmed historic ball. Thomas Adamson, USA TODAY, 6 Oct. 2021 And in a charmed final month, St. Louis preserved a late lead with a crazy play that resulted in a pair of rundowns and two outs. Sarah Trotto, ajc, 26 Sep. 2021 And in a charmed final month, St. Louis preserved a late lead with a crazy play that resulted in a pair of rundowns and two outs. Sarah Trotto, ajc, 26 Sep. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of charmed

circa 1616, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for charmed

from past participle of charm entry 2

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“Charmed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/charmed. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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