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mesmerize
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

2 uses
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Definition
to completely hold someone's entire attention

or more rarely:  to hypnotize
  • "Actually, I was mesmerized by your arms," Howard noted, referring to the hundreds of shots David had taken.
    p. 182.7
  • Hours slid away; she slept and woke and lost track of time, the road spinning out beneath them forever, a dark ribbon bisected by the steady flashes of white, seductive and mesmerizing.
    p. 242.1

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