Definition of fascinating
- a fascinating documentary
- gave a fascinating account of the expedition
the fascinating cities and peoples of central Asia have been intriguing travelers at least since the time of Marco Polo
the fascinating—but dubious—legend that Pocahontas rescued John Smith from certain death
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: very interesting or appealing
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of the same or a similar kind or nature
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