captivate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"captivate" in British English

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captivateverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈkæp.tɪ.veɪt/
to ​hold the ​attention of someone by being ​extremelyinteresting, ​exciting, ​pleasant, or ​attractive: With her ​beauty and ​charm, she captivated ​filmaudienceseverywhere.
captivating
adjective uk   /-veɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /-veɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
a captivating ​performance
(Definition of captivate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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captivateverb [T]

 us   /ˈkæp·təˌveɪt/
to ​hold the ​attention of someone by being ​extremelyinteresting, ​exciting, ​charming, or ​attractive: Her ​singing captivated ​audienceseverywhere.
(Definition of captivate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “captivate”
in Spanish cautivar…
in Vietnamese quyến rũ…
in Malaysian tahanan…
in Thai หว่านเสน่ห์…
in French captiver…
in German fesseln…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使着迷, 迷住, 吸引…
in Turkish etkilemek, büyülemek…
in Russian пленять, очаровывать…
in Indonesian memikat…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使著迷, 迷住, 吸引…
in Polish urzekać…
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