enthrallment
noun see enthrall

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Enthrallment — En*thrall ment, n. The act of enthralling, or state of being enthralled. See {Inthrallment}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • enthrallment — index constraint (imprisonment), constraint (restriction), custody (incarceration), preoccupation, servitude …   Law dictionary

  • enthrallment — enthral (US enthrall) ► VERB (enthralled, enthralling) 1) fascinate (someone) and hold their attention. 2) (also inthrall) archaic enslave. DERIVATIVES enthralment (US enthrallment) noun …   English terms dictionary

  • enthrallment — See enthrallingly. * * * …   Universalium

  • enthrallment — noun The act of enthralling or the state of being enthralled …   Wiktionary

  • enthrallment — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. fascination, enchantment, charm; see attraction 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Total occupation of the attention or of the mind: absorption, engrossment, immersion, preoccupation, prepossession. See EXCITE …   English dictionary for students

  • enthrallment — n. charm, enchantment; slavery, captivity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • enthrallment — n 1. possession, subjection, bondage, captivity; slavery, thralldom; fetters, chains. 2. enchantment, charm, spell, witchery, bewitchment; fascination, entrancement, infatuation, passion, obsession, fixation, mania, absorption, preoccupation,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • enthrallment — en·thrall·ment …   English syllables

  • enthrallment — noun a feeling of great liking for something wonderful and unusual • Syn: ↑captivation, ↑enchantment, ↑fascination • Derivationally related forms: ↑fascinate (for: ↑fascination), ↑enthrall, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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