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1 to cast a spell on
  • a Wiccan who believes that it is indeed possible to bewitch someone

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2 to attract or delight as if by magic
  • an animated film that bewitches children and adults alike

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The first known use of bewitch was in the 13th century

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“Bewitch.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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