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Antonyms for fascinating
ˈfæs əˌneɪ tɪŋ

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term fascinating.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. absorbing, engrossing, fascinating, gripping, riveting(adj)

    capable of arousing and holding the attention

    "a fascinating story"

    Antonyms:
    unattractive, uninteresting

    Synonyms:
    bewitching, absorbing, engrossing, riveting, captivating, entrancing, enchanting, gripping, enthralling

  2. bewitching, captivating, enchanting, enthralling, entrancing, fascinating(adj)

    capturing interest as if by a spell

    "bewitching smile"; "Roosevelt was a captivating speaker"; "enchanting music"; "an enthralling book"; "antique papers of entrancing design"; "a fascinating woman"

    Antonyms:
    unattractive, uninteresting

    Synonyms:
    bewitching, captivating, enthralling, riveting, entrancing, absorbing, enchanting, gripping, engrossing

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fascinating

    That is charming or bewitching which is adapted to win others as by a magic spell. Enchanting, enrapturing, entrancing represent the influence as not only supernatural, but irresistible and delightful. That which is fascinating may win without delighting, drawing by some unseen power, as a serpent its prey; we can speak of horrible fascination. Charming applies only to what is external to oneself; delightful may apply to personal experiences or emotions as well; we speak of a charming manner, a charming dress, but of delightful anticipations. Compare AMIABLE; BEAUTIFUL.

    Synonyms:
    bewitching, captivating, charming, delightful, enchanting, enrapturing, entrancing, winning

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fascinating(a)

    Synonyms:
    charming, captivating, bewitching, siren, witching, entrancing

Editors Contribution

  1. boring

    Submitted by anonymous on October 6, 2019  

How to use fascinating in a sentence?

  1. Jeremy Corbyn:

    It's been fascinating - and exhilarating - watching this movement mushroom over the last few weeks, this campaign is about spreading a message of hope and change based on the central choice - five years or more of continued austerity, or a plan for investment and growth that stands up for the majority.

  2. Schlapp Schlapp:

    I have to tell you, I believe the Democrats are behaving like the Grinch of Christmas, it's a fascinating group of these Democrats who can't seem to realize that it is time to move on. It is time to accept the fact that Donald Trump will be the next President of the United States.

  3. Ayn Rand:

    He had a big head and a face so ugly it became almost fascinating.

  4. Charles Bishop:

    It would be fascinating to look at other [high-altitude] birds.

  5. John Reilly:

    The opportunity to see and learn about some of the ocean’s most fascinating creatures, coupled with a mix of distinctive rides and activities, will give our visitors a meaningful experience only SeaWorld can create.

How to pronounce fascinating?

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How to say fascinating in sign language?

  1. fascinating

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#9253fascinating
#45066unattractive
#53115uninteresting

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