entranced entranced  /ɪn ˈtrænst/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) filled with wonder and delight

Usage(s):

  1. Hundreds of millions of kids -- and adults -- have been entranced by the Muppetmaster.
  2. He stood in the lobby of the Mayflower Hotel, entranced by the sounds of the bar across the hall.
  3. But and if you set aside the routine comic expectations its marketing encouraged, you may find yourself entranced by a movie that is utterly sui generis.

News

  • Book Review: The Bears of Cold, Cruel England: Stories - by Mick Jackson

    Book Review: The Bears of Cold, Cruel England: Stories - by Mick Jackson Seattle Post-Intelligencer Copyright 2013 Seattle Post-Intelligencer. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 10:00 pm, Sunday, June 16, 2013 My six-year-old grandson was both entranced and appalled.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

Quotes

  1. "The tale of Susan Boyle will not be complete until the shy spinster blossoms," writes Givhan. "Those who have been entranced by her story so far should let Boyle's fairy godmother finish her work."
    on Apr 21, 2009 By: Robin Givhan Source: Slate

  2. Conservative columnist Bob Novak tells it like it is: "I've been covering presidential campaigns since 1960. I have always said I have never seen the media as much entranced by a candidate than when they were in my very first campaign, in 1960, when...
    on Aug 6, 2008 By: Robert Novak Source: Yahoo! News

  3. In a post on her official site called "Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga" -- a nod to Spoon's 2007 album -- Lennox writes, "I have to say that I am completely entranced by Lady Gaga......She is completely off the scale on just about every level, and I'm just loving...
    on Feb 20, 2010 By: Annie Lennox Source: Spinner

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