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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A dazed state in which the person can follow instructions but voluntary action is weak or absent.

Usage examples (7)
  • These semitrance states are treated in the village with a long and arduous cleansing ritual.
  • At last, a group swung by and the sound of their conversation brought Don out of his semitrance.
  • He slipped into a semitrance with startling speed and began to recite formulae and trace symbols in the air.
  • The wisp of escaping steam seemed to mesmerize him, for he shook his head as the pop of the released top broke the semitrance. for more
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