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enthrall
used in The Picture of Dorian Gray - 20 chapter version

6 uses
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Definition
hold spellbound (capture full attention)
  • There was something terribly enthralling in the exercise of influence.
    Chapter 3 (39% in)
  • He had been always enthralled by the methods of natural science, but the ordinary subject-matter of that science had seemed to him trivial and of no import.
    Chapter 4 (81% in)
  • I am afraid I may frighten the company, frighten or enthrall them.
    Chapter 5 (63% in)
  • I sat in the dingy box absolutely enthralled.
    Chapter 6 (43% in)
  • We watch ourselves, and the mere wonder of the spectacle enthralls us.
    Chapter 8 (58% in)
  • This taste enthralled him for years, and, indeed, may be said never to have left him.
    Chapter 11 (42% in)

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