enchanted

adjective
en·​chant·​ed | \ in-ˈchan-təd How to pronounce enchanted (audio) , en- \

Definition of enchanted

1 : placed under or as if under a magic spell an enchanted forest/island : having or seeming to have a magical quality an enchanted evening A journey beneath a rig is an excursion to an enchanted realm.— Paul K. Driessen
2 : made to feel delightfully pleased or charmed I was enchanted, ravished with pleasure by what I saw.— Robert Garis His many previous works have attracted a loyal, enchanted following.— George Johnson Hollywood may be in a tizzy over the upcoming movie version of his … first novel, … but others aren't nearly as enchanted.— Steve Daly

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Other Words from enchanted

enchantedly adverb
… trying to provide one of the first-round upsets to which the public is so enchantedly accustomed. — Alexander Wolff

First Known Use of enchanted

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Enchanted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enchanted. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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