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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HYPNOTIZING

The man with the green turban was no longer engaged in hypnotizing.

The imagination of the hypnotized person is the only hypnotizing agency.

All hypnotizing therefore ought to be interdicted by the state.

Occasionally, while hypnotizing a new subject, he will open his eyes.

My name drifting continually over them has a way of hypnotizing me.

But there is no end to the new information which I get from my hypnotizing correspondents.

I could not catch what he said, but I knew it was his work of hypnotizing Mexico.

The third method is what I can only describe as hypnotizing the people.

Life contracts to a vivid, hypnotizing point; all else is shadow.

Since her childhood, Mrs. Markham has been hypnotizing her—for her own purposes.

WORD ORIGIN

1843, see hypnotic + -ize. Related: Hypnotized; hypnotizing.

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