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synonyms for rivetted

  • attract
  • captivate
  • charm
  • delight
  • enchant
  • entertain
  • excite
  • fascinate
  • pique
  • please
  • rivet
  • tickle
  • titillate
  • appeal
  • bait
  • con
  • draw
  • grab
  • hook
  • interest
  • mousetrap
  • pull
  • tout
  • lead on
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antonyms for rivetted

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  • bore
  • depress
  • disenchant
  • disgust
  • displease
  • offend
  • refuse
  • repel
  • repulse
  • tire
  • turn off
  • let go
  • push
  • release
  • forget
  • neglect
  • dissipate
  • repulse
  • repel
  • cancel
  • let go
  • distract
  • misunderstand
  • vomit
  • spew
  • exude
  • emit
  • eject
  • disperse
  • ignore
  • reject
  • release
  • change
  • move
  • unfasten
  • forget
  • confuse
  • take
  • leave
  • neglect
  • displace
  • take out
  • remove
  • transfer
  • release
  • energize
  • detach
  • disorganize
  • unsettle
  • refuse
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    How to use rivetted in a sentence

    As for me, I was rivetted to the spot from the moment she went in till the moment when she came out again.
    CAMILLE (LA DAME AUX CAMILIAS)ALEXANDRE DUMAS, FILS
    I now begin to despair, and am almost inclined to think that your sedentary life has rivetted your chains, and cut off your wings.
    PRIVATE LETTERS OF EDWARD GIBBON (1753-1794) VOLUME 1 (OF 2)EDWARD GIBBON
    My eyes were rivetted upon the doctor's for fully a minute in silence.
    PHARAOH'S BROKERELLSWORTH DOUGLASS
    He was about raising his eyes despairingly, when something on the ground caught his glance, and kept it rivetted.
    THE VEE-BOERSMAYNE REID
    Dr. Marchmont sought to draw his attention another way, but it was rivetted to the spot they were quitting.
    CAMILLAFANNY BURNEY
    Yes—I have actually a bangle rivetted on—with a date inside—the date I was insane enough to agree——Isn't it dreadful?
    PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, OCTOBER 6, 1894VARIOUS
    No one saw the pistol, for every eye was rivetted upon the gleaming, sickle-knife of the red priest.
    ASTOUNDING STORIES, MARCH, 1931VARIOUS
    His eyes were deeply rivetted upon the Lady Adelaide, while her's seemed as intently fixed upon him.
    THE EVE OF ALL-HALLOWS, V. 2 OF 3MATTHEW WELD HARTSTONGE
    I enjoyed a good view of the stage from the front row of the gallery, and my attention was rivetted to the scene.
    THE TOWNLEIGH HUNT
    Ten thousand eyes are rivetted upon them, for one that is fixed upon individuals in private life.
    THE MIRROR OF TASTE, AND DRAMATIC CENSORSTEPHEN CULLEN CARPENTER
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