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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An entertainment that provokes pleased interest and distracts you from worries and vexations; Magnetic personal charm.

Usage examples (37)
  • Verb (used with object), : to be beguiled of money. ,a multitude of attractions to beguile the tourist. ,beguiling the long afternoon with a good book
  • She was such an intriguing mixture of innocence and sensuality, guile and beguilement.
  • Soft and fem-inine, conniving and poisonous, at sunset she cast her nets of beguilement.
  • Her enchantments to counter beguilement seemed as thin as silk veils, and about as protective. for more
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