enchantment


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Synonyms for enchantment

Synonyms for enchantment

Synonyms for enchantment

a feeling of great liking for something wonderful and unusual

a psychological state induced by (or as if induced by) a magical incantation

a magical spell

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Worlds of Enchantment, Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle, October 6 to 11, 2015.
Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment will see Disney fans transported on a voyage of delight to the wintery world of Arendelle to see sisters Anna and Elsa embark on an epic journey with the hilarious snowman Olaf.
I follow Curry in using Tolkien's own words to define enchantment (although Tolkien did not specifically use the word "enchantment" at this moment): "the primal desire at the heart of Faerie [is] the realization, independent of the conceiving mind, of imagined wonder" ("On Fairy-Stories" 35) Related to this is Tolkien's definition of "recovery," by which he meant "We should meet the centaur and the dragon, and then perhaps suddenly behold, like the ancient shepherds, sheep and dogs, and horses--and wolves [.
To their own satisfaction at least, all schools of thought can explain fascination or enchantment with nature--for the creationist and intelligent design schools, it is a manifestation of God's power and creativity.
The third edition of Don & Barbara Laine's THE NEW MEXICO GUIDE: THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO THE LAND OF ENCHANTMENT (1555913180, $14.
We test-drove the XLR from San Francisco to the Napa Valley--plenty of time to get the feel of the smooth ride and check out the XLR's nuances, Despite computerized traction, steering, and stability controls, we detected some mild body roll over uneven highway pavement and a bit of lightness in the front end at higher speeds--but as we became more familiar with the vehicle, enchantment set in.
Hawaii organizers will hold a PBS telethon October l, complete with hula dancers, to raise money for airfare to LA, where they'll meet up with the Enchantment Express to drive across the country.
There is nothing worse than being brought out of the film's enchantment due to a greedy money-making firm.
Starting on the 16th floor, most apartments boast terraces that echo the enchantment of a prewar penthouse era.
Enchantment produced a lifetime-best effort when storming home at York recently and is favoured by the figures in the Totepool Beverley Bullet Sprint (2.
ENCHANTMENT will act under today's conditions and looks well up to tackling Listed company.
His buoyant prancing, animal alertness, cartoon hand gestures, and a certain, shall we say, postmodern enchantment remind us that he is simply, divinely, himself.
Well, I suppose puttering around on amoped, swearing at dim-witted kitchen assistants and beating steaks with fists is not most people's ideas of enchantment.
Bryn Terfel's Some Enchanted Evening - The Best Of The Musicals, Charlotte Church's Enchantment and a selection of songs by the late Sir Harry Secombe, The Gold Collection, all go on sale.