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enchanting Line breaks: en¦chant|ing
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈtʃɑːntɪŋ/

Definition of enchanting in English:


Delightfully charming or attractive: enchanting views Dinah looked enchanting
More example sentences
  • While the scenic beauty of enchanting views make the course one of the most sought after in India, it has provided the backdrop to hundreds of movies in several Indian languages.
  • Explore this Georgian Mansion and enjoy a range of exhibitions that offer an enchanting view of Ireland's heritage and culture.
  • Standing on the Zhuangyuan Pavilion, you can marvel at the enchanting views of lakes and hills.
Scottish & Northern English bonny
dated taking



Pronunciation: /ɪnˈtʃɑːntɪŋli/
Example sentences
  • We are met by our hostess enchantingly dressed in a white muslin gown.
  • A bowl of peach chocolate mousse is enchantingly light and aromatic.
  • The character designs are enchantingly familiar, but brand new at the same time.

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