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WATCH NOW: When To Use "Charismatic" Vs. "Charming"
We often describe a charismatic person as "charming." But, we would never describe a charming house, outfit, or book, no matter how attractive they are, as "charismatic." Let’s break the spell of these two similarly compelling words.
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OTHER WORDS FROM charmingcharm·ing·ly, adverbcharm·ing·ness, nounun·charm·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for charming
Around the country, they built charming outdoor tents, created picnic-friendly takeout menus, and sold frozen cocktail popsicles to coax customers out of their homes to enjoy something resembling an old world of hospitality.A Looming Menace for Restaurants: Winter Is Coming|Brenna Houck|October 15, 2020|Eater
Then there’s the decades-old and foolhardy 17th Street liquor moratorium, that seemingly did very little but stymie growth in development along what is now one of the city’s most charming streets.
It’s never all that charming to begin with, and rarely is it less charming than when Richard forcefully rear-ends Emily’s car after he sees her talking to another man.
Rory is their new Lorelai — a high-achieving, biddable, anxious-to-please Lorelai — and wealthy, charming Logan is their new Christopher.
The neighborhood is known for charming brick houses that were built by 19th-century immigrants.
Legs McNeil, of Punk magazine fame, once called him “cute” and “charming.”‘All Good Cretins Go to Heaven’: Dee Dee Ramone’s Twisted Punk Paintings|Melissa Leon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Alexander is everything Turing is not—gregarious, flirty, and, you guessed it, charming.From ‘The Good Wife’ to ‘The Imitation Game’: Matthew Goode Wages His Charm Offensive|Kevin Fallon|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For those who have a problem with that, she offered a charming, subtle middle finger.Jeopardy! Champion Julia Collins’s Brain Feels Like Mush|Sujay Kumar|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Let me be clear, as the president would say: Obama is telegenic and charming.
“Somebody said to me after the premiere, ‘You guys have the most charming Republicans going,’” Molloy remembers.Inside the Political Fun House: How ‘Alpha House’ Became Amazon’s First Big Hit|Kevin Fallon|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This charming little riddle is always a great favorite with children.Popular Rhymes and Nursery Tales|David Goodger (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Well, I must be running along and it's good to see your charming family.The Lost Wagon|James Arthur Kjelgaard
The Princess was a young and charming lady, very handsome, but in a state of constant depression.Jennie Baxter, Journalist|Robert Barr
A week passed away during the visit of the charming stranger, and Hetty had never once seen Miss Gaythorne.Hetty Gray|Rosa Mulholland
This is what that charming Saint Francois de Sales calls somewhere "les pretres blancs-becs," callow priests.Les Misrables|Victor Hugo