- Enchant is defined as to cast a spell on, or to delight someone.
- An example of enchant is a witch putting two people under a love spell.
- An example of enchant is a beautiful and graceful woman walking into a room of single men.
enchant definition by Webster's New World
- to cast a spell over, as by magic; bewitch
- to charm greatly; delight
Origin: Middle English enchanten ; from Old French enchanter ; from Classical Latin incantare, to bewitch ; from in- (intens.) plush cantare, sing: see chant
- enchanter noun
enchant definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb en·chant·ed, en·chant·ing, en·chants
- To cast a spell over; bewitch.
- To attract and delight; entrance. See Synonyms at charm.
Origin: Middle English enchanten, from Old French enchanter, from Latin incantāre, to utter an incantation, cast a spell : in-, against; see en-1 + cantāre, to sing, frequentative of canere; see kan- in Indo-European roots.