from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Present participle of entrance.
- adj. hypnotic
- adj. charming
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. same as enthralling.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- That entrances or transports with delight or wonder: as, entrancing music; an entrancing tale.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. capturing interest as if by a spell
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I recall the entrancing picture to-day, in all its splendid detail, so vividly was it photographed upon my brain.
The Lake of the Sky Lake Tahoe in the High Sierras of California and Nevada, its History, Indians, Discovery by Frémont, Legendary Lore, Various Namings, Physical Characteristics, Glacial Phenomena, Geology, Single Outlet, Automobile Routes, Historic Towns, Early Mining Excitements, Steamer Ride, Mineral Springs, Mountain and Lake Resorts, Trail and Camping Out Trips, Summer Residences, Fishing, Hunting, Flowers, Birds, Animals, Trees, and Chaparral, with a Full Account of the Tahoe National Forest, the Public Use of the Water of Lake Tahoe and Much Other Interesting Matter
Michael Billington wouldn't go as far as "entrancing", but he preferred As You Like It, too.
She lay back in the chair, a graceful figure in pale green, stretched her pretty ankles to the glow, and sought to escape certain gnawing thoughts in the pages of a novel which had won from the reviewers such adjectives as "entrancing," "compelling,"
Mérimée, Prosper, "entrancing"; his long love affair.
What he sees is what makes the book to entrancing: Jaspers is a ‘consciousness fuel’ additive the locals have been culturing and using for generations.
The Revoultion Business was the least entrancing due to the color choice.
And for you to then realize that on the journey, this funky yet entrancing string arrangement by his bandmate Chris Woods in this Quartetto Fantastico is actually the theme song to the David Hasselhoff TV show "Knight Rider," well you gotta get in and see where this is going.
End Mar-Oct; £6 per adult per night, £2 per child 3-10 per night; 01974 272444Taking its name from the host of ducks that live there – fans of aylesburies, carolinas, mandarins, pintails and whistlers, roll right up – this tiny independent hostel half a mile up a forest track on the edge of the Cairngorms possesses one of the most entrancing campsites you could wish for.
This rarity and the unpredictable nature of the crop only enhances the truffle's mystique, entrancing diners prepared to pay that little bit extra for an ethereal encounter with nature.
So I started to direct, which was entrancing, because you break through the narcissism of just looking at your own part.