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Word: mesmerize

Definition: hypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer


Sentences Containing 'mesmerize'

He would use his mutant powers to 'mesmerize' guests into giving him their possessions and then making them forget about them.
Indiaglitz cited that it does "mesmerize you and you will definitely consider watching this film more than once".

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