Captivating

  • 1 Captivating — Cap ti*va ting, a. Having power to captivate or charm; fascinating; as, captivating smiles. {Cap ti*va ting*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 captivating — index attractive, moving (evoking emotion), provocative, sapid Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 captivating — fascinating, bewitching, enchanting, charming, alluring, attractive (see under ATTRACT) Analogous words: pleasing, *pleasant, agreeable, grateful: *delightful, delectable: lovely, bonny, fair, *beautiful Antonyms: repulsive Contrasted words:… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4 Captivating — Captivate Cap ti*vate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Captivated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Captivating}.] [L. captivatus, p. p. of captivare to capture, fr. captivus captive. See {Captive}.] 1. To take prisoner; to capture; to subdue. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Their… …

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  • 5 captivating — cap|ti|vat|ing [ˈkæptıveıtıŋ] adj very attractive and interesting, in a way that holds your attention ▪ a captivating smile ▪ a captivating account of her childhood in Beijing …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 captivating — cap|ti|vat|ing [ kæptı,veıtıŋ ] adjective very interesting or attractive in a way that takes all your attention: a captivating tale His smile was captivating …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 captivating — [[t]kæ̱ptɪveɪtɪŋ[/t]] ADJ GRADED Someone or something that is captivating fascinates or attracts you. ...her captivating smile and alluring looks. Syn: fascinating …

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  • 8 captivating — UK [ˈkæptɪˌveɪtɪŋ] / US adjective very interesting or attractive in a way that takes all your attention a captivating tale His smile was captivating …

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  • 9 captivating — adjective very attractive: a captivating smile and beautiful eyes …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 captivating — [ˈkæptɪˌveɪtɪŋ] adj very interesting or attractive in a way that takes all your attention a captivating story[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 11 captivating — captivate ► VERB ▪ attract and hold the interest and attention of; charm. DERIVATIVES captivating adjective captivation noun. ORIGIN from Latin captivare take captive …

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  • 12 captivating — adjective capturing interest as if by a spell (Freq. 1) bewitching smile Roosevelt was a captivating speaker enchanting music an enthralling book antique papers of entrancing design a fascinating woman …

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  • 13 captivating — Synonyms and related words: alluring, appealing, appetizing, attractive, beguiling, bewitching, blandishing, cajoling, catching, charismatic, charming, coaxing, come hither, coquettish, delightful, drawing, enchanting, engaging, enravishing,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 14 captivating — cap·ti·vat·ing || kæptɪveɪtɪəŋ adj. charming; arresting attention cap·ti·vate || kæptɪveɪt v. enchant, capture someone s interest, charm …

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  • 15 Captivating (book) — Captivating is a popular and controversial book in the American/Christian market. Published in 2005 by John Eldredge and his wife Stasi, it proposes that women have three core desires: to be romanced, to play an irreplaceable role in a great… …

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  • 16 Captivatingly — Captivating Cap ti*va ting, a. Having power to captivate or charm; fascinating; as, captivating smiles. {Cap ti*va ting*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 DJ Astrid — alias Astrid Walter ist DJ und Musikproduzentin aus Amsterdam. Von klein auf nahm Astrid Walter Klavier Unterricht, war in Teenager Jahren begeistert von verschiedensten Stilrichtungen der Musik und entschied sich im Alter von 19 für eine… …

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  • 18 Capiz — Infobox Philippine province name = Capiz sealfile = Ph seal capiz.png region = Western Visayas (Region VI) capital = Roxas City founded = mdash; pop2000 = 654,156 pop2000rank = 36th largest popden2000 = 248 popden2000rank = 28th highest areakm2 …

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  • 19 Iskandar of Johor — This is a Malay name; the name Ismail Al Khalidi is a patronymic, not a family name, and the person should be referred to by the given name, Mahmud Iskandar Al Haj. Iskandar Sultan of Johor …

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  • 20 Heatbeat — Жанры транс, техно транс, электро Годы 2006 настоящее время Стр …

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