mesmerize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “mesmerize” in the English Dictionary

"mesmerize" in British English

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(UK usually mesmerise) uk   us   /ˈmez.mə.raɪz/
[T often passive] to have someone's ​attentioncompletely so that they cannot ​think of anything ​else: I was ​completely mesmerized by the ​performance. [T] old-fashioned for hypnotize
(Definition of mesmerize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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mesmerizeverb [T]

 us   /ˈmez·məˌrɑɪz/
to ​holdcompletely the ​attention or ​interest of someone: Her ​beautifulvoice mesmerized the ​audience.
adjective  us   /ˈmez·məˌrɑɪ·zɪŋ/
a mesmerizing ​performance
(Definition of mesmerize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mesmerize”
in Spanish hipnotizar…
in Vietnamese thôi miên…
in Malaysian terpukau…
in Thai สะกดจิต…
in French hypnotiser…
in German hypnotisieren…
in Chinese (Simplified) 迷住, 迷惑, 对…施催眠术…
in Indonesian mempesona…
in Chinese (Traditional) 迷住, 迷惑, 對…施催眠術…
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