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"enchant" in British English

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enchantverb [T]

uk   /ɪnˈtʃɑːnt/  us   /-ˈtʃænt/
enchanter
noun [C] uk   /-ˈtʃɑːn.tər/  us   /-ˈtʃæn.t̬ɚ/
enchantment
noun [C or U] uk   us   /-mənt/
spells and enchantments
(Definition of enchant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"enchant" in American English

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enchantverb [T]

 us   /ɪnˈtʃænt/
  • enchant verb [T] (PLEASE)

to ​charm or ​please someone a lot: He was enchanted by ​stories of the ​OldWest.
  • enchant verb [T] (USE MAGIC)

(in ​stories) to put someone ​completely under ​yourcontrol by using ​magic
(Definition of enchant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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