verb (used with object), hyp·no·tized, hyp·no·tiz·ing.
verb (used without object), hyp·no·tized, hyp·no·tiz·ing.
Origin of hypnotize
Examples from the Web for hypnotize
But the word "self-determination" appears to hypnotize some Americans.A Straight Deal|Owen Wister
He told me that his fellow students at college used to hypnotize him and make him do all kinds of things to amuse the other boys.The Third Degree|Charles Klein and Arthur Hornblow
I have heard that a poisonous snake could hypnotize a whole forest like this.The Motor Maids by Palm and Pine|Katherine Stokes
"Hello, Mr. King," I sang out in a brazen attempt to hypnotize him into the belief we were friends.The Range Dwellers|B. M. Bower
There only remained to hypnotize St. Cyr as he had hypnotized Watt.The Ego Machine|Henry Kuttner