bewitching, captivating, enchanting, enthralling, entrancing, fascinatingadjective
capturing interest as if by a spell
bewitching, captivating, fascinating, enthralling, riveting, entrancing, absorbing, enchanting, gripping, engrossing
English Synonyms and Antonyms
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.
bewitching, captivating, charming, delightful, enchanting, enrapturing, fascinating, winning