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enthralled

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(Entry 1 of 2)

having the mind fixed on something
  • gave her speech to several hundred enthralled listeners

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enthralled

verb
past tense of enthrall

Synonyms & Antonyms of enthralled (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to hold the attention of as if by a spell
  • enthralled by the flickering fire in the hearth, we lost all track of time

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2 to fill with overwhelming emotion (as wonder or delight)
  • for years these master magicians have been enthralling audiences with their astounding illusions

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3 to hold the attention of
  • a play that will enthrall you for two hours

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“Enthralled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enthralled. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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