EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ENCHANTED
The King was enchanted with the music, and restored Handel to favour.
They had ventured out into the plain as into an enchanted sea.
They are enchanted by other charms, and lulled into dangerous repose by other music!
And what had so enchanted the poor prisoner, so deluded the poor maniac?
"Enchanted" he exclaimed, as he pulled out a great gold watch.
She so enchanted him by her beauty that he did whatever she wished him to do.
The preparations of the enchanted castle were not like those of a vulgar entertainment.
The pilgrims reach the Enchanted Ground and are drowsy and tired.
A hunger was awake in her, now that she had a home so near the enchanted island.
He obtained his pardon with difficulty, but at bottom he was enchanted.
late 14c., literal and figurative, from Old French enchanter "bewitch, charm, cast a spell" (12c.), from Latin incantare (see enchantment). Or perhaps a back-formation from enchantment. Related: Enchanting; enchantingly. Enchanted in weakened sense of "delighted" is from 1590s.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ENCHANTED
- fired up
- flying high
- hopped up
- in heaven
- in high spirits
- in seventh heaven
- looking good
- on cloud nine
- puffed up
- set up