- to captivate or charm: a performer whose grace, skill, and virtuosity enthrall her audiences.
- to put or hold in slavery; subjugate: to be enthralled by illusions and superstitions.
Also inthral, inthrall.
Origin of enthrall
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Related Words for enthrallmentfascination, attention, immersion, engrossment, concentration, preoccupation, captivation, intentness
Examples from the Web for enthrallment
Contemporary Examples of enthrallment
His enthrallment of media culture persists because he is so good at what he does.Murdoch’s Dark Arts
July 11, 2011
Historical Examples of enthrallment
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