Translation of hypnotic in Spanish:

hypnotic

Pronunciation: /hɪpˈnɑːtɪk; hɪpˈnɒtɪk/

adjective/adjetivo

  • [suggestion/state] hipnótico; [voice/eyes/rhythm] hipnotizador, hipnotizante
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    • She maintains that hypnotic subjects are asked basically to take on ‘what really amounts to a parody of epileptic symptoms.’
    • The importance of using both high and low hypnotizable subjects in hypnotic pain research is emphasized.
    • That means that the eye roll accounts for very little of the subject's hypnotic behavior.
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    • His voice may not be as pure as it once was, nor soar quite so magnificently, but it is still wonderfully hypnotic.
    • ‘Remember Me’ contains one of the greatest guitar riffs of all time and ‘Fear Of Drowning’ is wonderfully hypnotic.
    • This celebration conveys its own hypnotic delight, inviting us to suspend unanswerable questions about its ultimate purpose.

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