enthral

[en-thrawl]
Related formsen·thral·ment, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for enthral

enthral

US enthrall

verb -thrals or US -thralls, -thralling or -thralled (tr)
  1. to hold spellbound; enchant; captivate
  2. obsolete to hold as thrall; enslave
Derived Formsenthraller, nounenthralment or US enthrallment, noun

Word Origin for enthral

C16: from en- 1 + thrall
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