Mag·net·ize v. t. [imp. & p. p. Magnetized prep. & adv. Magnetizing ]
1. To communicate magnetic properties to; to make magnetic; as, to magnetize a needle.
2. To attract as a magnet attracts, or like a magnet; to move; to influence.
Fascinated, magnetized, as it were, by his character. --Motley.
3. To bring under the influence of animal magnetism.
adj : having the properties of a magnet; i.e. of attracting iron
or steel; "the hard disk is covered with a thin coat of
magnetic material" [syn: magnetic, magnetised]