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mesmerize
used in Do You Speak American?

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Definition
to completely hold someone's entire attention

or more rarely:  to hypnotize
  • We reached what they called "Springville" after driving across miles of flatland, past the mesmerizing blur of furrows recently plowed in soil enriched by periodic flooding of the Brazos River.
    six — Bad-mouthing Black English (17% in)

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