verb (used with object), mes·mer·ized, mes·mer·iz·ing.
Related formsmes·mer·i·za·tion, nounmes·mer·iz·er, nounun·mes·mer·ized, adjective
Examples from the Web for mesmerize
Why was it that he could not mesmerize Augustus, who ought to be an unusually good subject?
As a matter of fact he did not mesmerize Helen, and she knew perfectly well how the trick was done.Joe Strong The Boy Fire-Eater|Vance Barnum
"Let's mesmerize Goose-Grease," yelled Jimmy, as he turned the stream of water full upon him.Miss Minerva and William Green Hill|Frances Boyd Calhoun
You mean that you want to mesmerize her as you did the Zulu chief.Benita, An African Romance|H. Rider Haggard
I thought you said you could mesmerize me any time you chose.