verb (used with object), fas·ci·nat·ed, fas·ci·nat·ing.
verb (used without object), fas·ci·nat·ed, fas·ci·nat·ing.
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I have always been fascinated by enmeshed relationships, I think is not an unfair way of putting it.How Gideon the Ninth author Tamsyn Muir queers the space opera|Constance Grady|February 5, 2021|Vox
After some 400 million years of evolution, spiders’ forms and uses of silk fascinate researchers like Greco, who are looking for new materials.How a tiny spider uses silk to lift prey 50 times its own weight|Susan Milius|February 3, 2021|Science News
Another topic that’s long fascinated me, also having to do with the mind, is memory.“We Get All Our Great Stuff from Europe — Including Witch Hunting.” (Ep. 446)|Steven D. Levitt|January 7, 2021|Freakonomics
Krans’s interest in aviation goes back to the 1980s, when his dad, a machinist fascinated by engineering and innovative planes, would sometimes bring home jet models.A CIA spyplane crashed outside Area 51 a half-century ago. This explorer found it.|Sarah Scoles|January 5, 2021|Popular Science
I’m also fascinated by Honey’s story of managing a chronic pain condition in the midst of a pandemic, especially when so many of their symptoms present similarly to Covid-19 symptoms.The Lost Year: Chronic pain, an unusual love story, and reassurance via pickle|Emily VanDerWerff|December 27, 2020|Vox
His conservatism, which is more of a cultural than political kidney, seems to fascinate, delight or detract critics.Whit Stillman on the 20th Anniversary of ‘Barcelona’, His New Amazon Series, and the Myth of the Ugly Expat|Michael Weiss|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The performances that shook Kansas City's underground culture decades ago still continues to fascinate onlookers today.Private Birthday Party: A Look at Kansas City’s Long Lost Drag Queens|Erin Cunningham|April 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The region continues to fascinate me and the number of interesting producers keeps growing and growing.
“Partial disclosures of male closeness fascinate me,” he says.Speed Read: 13 Juiciest Bits From Morrissey’s ‘Autobiography’|Nico Hines|October 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
What does fascinate Jünger, and about which he has the most interesting things to say, is the issue of physical courage.
This man was indubitably clever, and to a less educated eye than Gwynne's his face would appeal and fascinate.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Och, and the girls whose poor hearts you deracinate, Whirl and bewilder and flutter and fascinate!The Book of Humorous Verse|Various
The picture seemed to fascinate her as though it were the reflection of some stranger.The Beach of Dreams|H. De Vere Stacpoole
Brave as the young man was, he could not support the cold and sea-green eye of the hideous bird, which appeared to fascinate him.The Flying Horseman|Gustave Aimard
You would fascinate the great ones of the earth, and they would tell you tales of State that would help the great cause.Polly the Pagan|Isabel Anderson