verb (used with object), en·thralled, en·thral·ling.

  1. enthrall.

verb (used with object)

  1. to captivate or charm: a performer whose grace, skill, and virtuosity enthrall her audiences.
  2. to put or hold in slavery; subjugate: to be enthralled by illusions and superstitions.

verb -thrals or US -thralls, -thralling or -thralled (tr)

  1. to hold spellbound; enchant; captivate
  2. obsolete to hold as thrall; enslave

also enthral “to hold in mental or moral bondage,” 1570s, from en- (1) “make, put in” + thrall. Literal sense is from 1610s. Related: Enthralled; enthralling.

53 queries 0.535