hypnotized hypnotized  /ˈhɪp nə ˌtaɪzd/


  • (adj) having your attention fixated as though by a spell


  1. Minutes later, thoroughly hypnotized, Thomas was rolled into the operating room.
  2. No one can be hypnotized against his will.
  3. At other times the psychiatrists hypnotized Eve White, called upon Eve Black to appear, and White turned into Black.



  1. "I have no idea how I did it when I look at it now. It was almost like I was hypnotized when I was doing it," Gyllenhaal said. "I didn't actually feel horrible until after I finished shooting it, and then I felt awful. But while I was...
    on Jan 11, 2007 By: Maggie Gyllenhaal Source: FOXNews

  2. "They weren't playing an aggressive, physical game, and we kind of got lulled into playing their game," Wilson said Saturday. "You can get lulled to sleep in a game -- you know, waving the watch, getting hypnotized, and the next thing you...
    on Apr 27, 2008 By: Ron Wilson Source: ESPN

  3. In an article headlined "The Obama Delusion," Washington Post columnist Robert Samuelson said the senator "seems to have hypnotized much of the media and the public with his eloquence and the symbolism of his life story." "The result...
    on Feb 21, 2008 By: Robert Samuelson Source: AFP

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