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Definition 1: attract; cause to be enamored - [verb of emotion]

Samples where captivate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She captured all the men's hearts

Synonyms for captivate in the sense of this definition

(captivate is a kind of ...) be attractive to

"The idea of a vacation appeals to me" "The beautiful garden attracted many people"

(... is a kind of captivate ) hold the attention of

"The soprano held the audience" "This story held our interest" "She can hold an audience spellbound"

(... is a kind of captivate ) gratify and charm, usually in order to influence

"the political candidate worked the crowds"

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