enchant [-ed, -s, -ing] v

Fr. < L. in, upon + cantāre, to sing.

  1. Transform; transport; mesmerize; hypnotize; put into a trance; bind in a spell of words; subdue by pronouncing a charm; empower with songs of fascination; [metaphor] change; convert; give a new identity; [fig.] enlighten; illuminate; inspire with knowledge; translate into another kind of language.
  2. Evoke an image; invoke a spirit; elicit a response; conjure up someone not present.
  3. Bewitch; beguile; ravish; entice to surrender; affect by sorcery; exert magical influence upon; [metaphor] sing; chant; make musical bird calls.
  4. Captivate; tantalize; entice; charm; please; exhilarate; delight to the highest degree.