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mesmerize
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
to completely hold someone's entire attention

or more rarely:  to hypnotize
  • She had pushed up the sleeves of her dress, and when it came her turn to handle the cards her white arms all but mesmerized him.
    Chapters 15-16 (34% in)

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