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Definition 1: pierce with a sharp stake or point - [verb of contact]

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

  • impale a shrimp on a skewer

Synonyms for transfix in the sense of this definition

(transfix is a kind of ...) penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument

(... is a kind of transfix ) pierce with a pin

"pin down the butterfly"

(... is a kind of transfix ) pierce with a spear

"spear fish"

Definition 2: to render motionless, as with a fixed stare or by arousing terror or awe - [verb of emotion]

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

  • The snake charmer fascinates the cobra

Synonyms for transfix in the sense of this definition

(transfix is a kind of ...) excite the curiosity of; engage the interest of

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