mesmeric


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Synonyms for mesmeric

attracting and holding interest as if by a spell

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Author Romana Romanyshyn's words, however, don't quite match the mesmeric qualities of illustrator Andriy Lesiv's flights of fancy.
The Bakshi Brothers, mesmeric rhythms collided with high-pitched vocals during their debut on Coke Studio, Season 8.
Elliotson playing on his mesmeric subject--to express her anxieties concerning mesmerism's ability to limit a person's autonomy and control.
Admittedly, confusion reigns when Terry's Hamlet tells Shubham Saraf's tall masculine Ophelia: "Get thee to a nunnery." But the mesmeric surrounds of this great Thamesside theatre conjure up all the ghostly atmospherics of Elsinore Castle.
But the mesmeric surrounds of this great Thames-side theatre conjure up all the ghostly atmospherics of Elsinore Castle, as originally intended.
His diary records his gradual, mesmeric slide into insanity.
He has mesmeric qualities when it comes to the recitation of Sufi Poetry.
In August, 1842, he informed the readers of the New York Sunday Times that "[s]ome seasons ago" he had ceased to be "a devout disbeliever in the science of Animal Magnetism," a few lectures and demonstrations having convinced him that "there is such a thing as Mesmeric sleep" and that the "strange things done by the subject at the will of the Magnetizer" are not the result of collusion or fraud, but that hypnotic manipulation and "Mesmeric somnambulism" are beneficial.
Besides the co- operative societies , the Pearls Group has also launched two companies in 2013 -- MakHouse Infratech Private Limited and MesMeric Private Limited.
It's primarily the doc's lensing, also by Kranioti, that helps prevent a reminiscence-driven character study from getting stuck In the doldrums: The heart-stopping seascapes and mesmeric machinery of ocean-going cargo ships transfix, even during narrative lulls.
By viewing these mesmeric rock formations, the reader gains a more transcendent idea of time and nature.
It is tempting to give The Order: 1886 five stars based on its mesmeric visuals alone.
BUT AFTER AN ACCIDENTAL DISCOVERY OF HIS MESMERIC CHEST HAIR, HE DEVELOPED A SEVERE PHOBIA OF PUBLIC SPEAKING WHILE WEARING BUTTONED SHIRTS
In her hands Le gibet is terrifyingly bleak yet mesmeric; the water nymph Ondine coolly seductive and the demonic Scarbo almost reeks of brimstone.