Charming

  • 1 Charming — Charming, California   Fictional Town   Town of Charming Motto: Our Name Says It All. Country United States State Califo …

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  • 2 Charming — Charm ing, a. Pleasing the mind or senses in a high degree; delighting; fascinating; attractive. [1913 Webster] How charming is divine philosophy. Milton. Syn: Syn. Enchanting; bewitching; captivating; enrapturing; alluring; fascinating;… …

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  • 3 charming — charming; un·charming; …

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

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  • 5 charming — fascinating, alluring, captivating, enchanting, bewitching, attractive (see under ATTRACT vb) Analogous words: *delightful, delectable, delicious: pleasing, agreeable, grateful, *pleasant Antonyms: forbidding …

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  • 6 charming — [adj] captivating absorbing, alluring, amiable, appealing, attractive, bewitching, charismatic, choice, cute, dainty, delectable, delicate, delightful, desirable, electrifying, elegant, enamoring, engaging, engrossing, enthralling, entrancing,… …

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  • 7 charming — ► ADJECTIVE 1) delightful; attractive. 2) very polite, friendly, and likeable. ► EXCLAMATION ▪ used as an ironic expression of displeasure. DERIVATIVES charmingly adverb …

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  • 8 charming — [chärm′iŋ] adj. attractive; fascinating; delightful charmingly adv …

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  • 9 charming — [[t]tʃɑ͟ː(r)mɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED If you say that something is charming, you mean that it is very pleasant or attractive. ...a charming little fishing village. ...the charming custom of wearing a rose on that day. Ant: charmless Derived words:… …

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  • 10 charming — adj. 1) charming to (she is charming to everyone) 2) charming to + inf. (it was charming to watch them) * * * [ tʃɑːmɪŋ] charming to + inf. (it was charming to watch them) charming to (she is charming to everyone) …

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  • 11 charming — charm|ing [ tʃarmıŋ ] adjective ** very attractive and pleasant: a children s book with charming illustrations There are lots of charming little restaurants along the river. a. used about someone who behaves in a way people are attracted to: He s …

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  • 12 charming */*/ — UK [ˈtʃɑː(r)mɪŋ] / US [ˈtʃɑrmɪŋ] adjective 1) very attractive and pleasant a children s book with charming illustrations There are lots of charming little restaurants along the river. a) used about someone who behaves in a way people are… …

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  • 13 charming — char|ming 〈[tʃa:mıŋ] Adj.; salopp〉 liebenswürdig, charmant, entzückend ● sie war wirklich charming [engl.] * * * char|ming [ tʃa:mɪŋ] <indekl. Adj.> [engl. charming, zu: to charme = bezaubern < (a)frz. charmer, ↑ charmant] (bildungsspr.) …

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  • 14 charming — adj. VERBS ▪ be, look, seem ▪ find sb/sth ADVERB ▪ extremely, very, etc …

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  • 15 charming — charm|ing [ˈtʃa:mıŋ US ˈtʃa:r ] adj very pleasing or attractive ▪ a charming little Italian restaurant ▪ Harry can be very charming. >charmingly adv …

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  • 16 charming — adjective very pleasing or attractive; nice: What a charming house! | Harry can be charming when he wants. charmingly adverb …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 charming — adjective a charming inn on the cape their charming daughter Syn: delightful, pleasing, pleasant, agreeable, likable, endearing, lovely, lovable, adorable, appealing, attractive, good looking, prepossessing; alluring, delectable, ravishing …

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  • 18 charming — [ˈtʃɑːmɪŋ] adj attractive and pleasant a charming man/smile[/ex] a charming little restaurant[/ex] …

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  • 19 Charming — Charm Charm, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Charmed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Charming}.] [Cf. F. charmer. See {Charm}, n.] 1. To make music upon; to tune. [Obs. & R.] [1913 Webster] Here we our slender pipes may safely charm. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To subdue …

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  • 20 charming — adjective Date: 1634 extremely pleasing or delightful ; entrancing < a charming restaurant > • charmingly adverb …

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