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entrancing

[en-tran-sing, -trahn-]
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adjective
  1. delightful; enchanting.
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Origin of entrancing

First recorded in 1835–45; entrance2 + -ing2
Related formsen·tranc·ing·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for entrancingly

Historical Examples

  • The most entrancingly beautiful spots on God's beautiful earth!

    A Bid for Fortune

    Guy Boothby

  • I have never heard Joachim play so entrancingly as to her accompaniment.

  • It was an entrancingly beautiful sight, and strange as it was beautiful.

    A Glimpse at Guatemala

    Anne Cary Maudslay

  • The Queen was gay and entrancingly charming with her intimate friends.

    My Own Affairs

    Louise, Princess of Belgium

  • I think the moonlight, what there is of it, is entrancingly beautiful, don't you?

    Pirates' Hope

    Francis Lynde