An example of a charm is a rabbit's foot keychain.
An example of a charm is a small silver butterfly pendant worn with other pendants on a bracelet.
An example of a charm is someone with a beautiful and welcoming smile.
The simple elegance of the meal charmed the guests.
- John Milton.They, on their mirth and dance / Intent, with jocund music charm his ear.
- 1898, Winston Churchill, chapter 4, The Celebrity.The Celebrity, by arts unknown, induced Mrs. Judge Short and two other ladies to call at Mohair on an afternoon when Mr. Cooke was trying a trotter on the track. The three returned wondering and charmed with Mrs. Cooke; they were sure she had had no hand in the furnishing of that atrocious house.
He charmed her with his dashing tales of his days as a sailor.
After winning three games while wearing the chain, Dan began to think it had been charmed.
She led a charmed life.
Charmed the guard into admitting them without invitations.
Origin of charm
- Middle English charme magic spell from Old French from Latin carmen incantation kan- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition