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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·chant·ing, a. Having a power of enchantment; charming; fascinating. -- En*chant*ing*ly, adv.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·chant v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enchanted; p. pr. & vb. n. Enchanting.]
 1. To charm by sorcery; to act on by enchantment; to get control of by magical words and rites.
 And now about the caldron sing,
 Like elves and fairies in a ring,
 Enchanting all that you put in.   --Shak.
    He is enchanted, cannot speak.   --Tennyson.
 2. To delight in a high degree; to charm; to enrapture; as, music enchants the ear.
    Arcadia was the charmed circle where all his spirits forever should be enchanted.   --Sir P. Sidney.
 Syn: -- To charm; bewitch; fascinate.  Cf. Charm.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : capturing interest as if by a spell; "bewitching smile";
            "Roosevelt was a captivating speaker"; "enchanting
            music"; "an enthralling book"; "antique papers of
            entrancing design"; "a fascinating woman" [syn: bewitching,
             captivating, enthralling, entrancing, fascinating]