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synonyms for beguilement

  • delight
  • diversion
  • enjoyment
  • hilarity
  • laughter
  • pleasure
  • action
  • ball
  • cheer
  • entertainment
  • fun
  • gratification
  • grins
  • hoopla
  • laughs
  • merriment
  • mirth
  • picnic
  • play
  • pleasing
  • whoopee
  • field day
  • fun and games
  • gladdening
  • high time
  • merry-go-round
  • regalement

antonyms for beguilement

MOST RELEVANT
  • gloom
  • melancholy
  • misery
  • pain
  • sorrow
  • trouble
  • unhappiness
  • depression
  • drudgery
  • sadness
  • work
  • boredom
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        How to use beguilement in a sentence

        Its basic properties have beguiled curious minds as far back as Plato and Aristotle.
        TETRAHEDRON SOLUTIONS FINALLY PROVED DECADES AFTER COMPUTER SEARCHKEVIN HARTNETTFEBRUARY 2, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
        “If we get one mission there, Venus will beguile the world and more will follow,” Dyar says.
        THREE WAYS SCIENTISTS COULD SEARCH FOR LIFE ON VENUSCHARLIE WOODOCTOBER 1, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
        Then followed much similar feminine beguilement; the faculty for which seems to be rather increased by the Jordan bath.
        CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOLUME 5, ISSUE 4VARIOUS
        "Don't go," said Esther, in a conventional prettiness, but no such beguilement as she had wafted through the telephone.
        THE PRISONERALICE BROWN
        The few sous spent upon such beguilement of long winter nights were most likely economized by some little deprivation.
        EAST OF PARISMATILDA BETHAM-EDWARDS
        In any case they must be taken for what they are: a beguilement of lone moments of leisure.
        MONUMENTAL JAVAJ. F. SCHELTEMA
        How abounding in beguilement are all his words, like lovers' sidelong glances, and honey of Hybla to the tongue!
        THE LAST MIRACLEM. P. SHIEL
        He had so far been the victim of the sex, and in his own small way had suffered scorn and beguilement enough.
        DESPAIR'S LAST JOURNEYDAVID CHRISTIE MURRAY
        Ministers in turn have defensively adopted the arts of beguilement, varied by an exercise of the police.
        THE SHORT WORKS OF GEORGE MEREDITHGEORGE MEREDITH
        He began with the arts of beguilement, and left nothing undone to win the confidence and affection of the Toledan nobles.
        TOLEDO. THE STORY OF AN OLD SPANISH CAPITALHANNAH LYNCH
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        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        WORDS RELATED TO BEGUILEMENT

        • action
        • ball
        • beguilement
        • cheer
        • delight
        • diversion
        • enjoyment
        • entertainment
        • field day
        • fun
        • fun and games
        • gladdening
        • gratification
        • grins
        • high time
        • hilarity
        • hoopla
        • laughs
        • laughter
        • merriment
        • merry-go-round
        • mirth
        • picnic
        • play
        • pleasing
        • pleasure
        • regalement
        • whoopee
        Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.