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Spanish translation of “fascinate”

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verb /ˈfӕsineit/
to charm; to attract or interest very strongly
She was fascinated by the strange clothes and customs of the local people.
fascinating adjective very charming, attractive or interesting
a fascinating story.
fascination noun the act of fascinating or state of being fascinated
the look of fascination on the children’s faces.
the power of fascinating or something that has this
Old books have/hold a fascination for him.
Translations of “fascinate”
in Korean -를 매혹시키다…
in Arabic يَفتِن, يَسحِر…
in French fasciner…
in Italian affascinare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 深深吸引, 迷住…
in Russian увлекать, вызывать глубокий интерес…
in Turkish büyülemek, hayran bırakmak…
in Polish fascynować…
in Portuguese fascinar…
in German faszinieren…
in Catalan fascinar…
in Japanese (人)をひきつける…
in Chinese (Simplified) 深深吸引, 迷住…
(Definition of fascinate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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