Enchant Definition

ĕn-chănt
enchanted, enchants
verb
enchanted, enchants
To cast a spell over, as by magic; bewitch.
Webster's New World
To charm greatly; delight.
Webster's New World
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Origin of Enchant

  • Middle English enchanten from Old French enchanter from Latin incantāre to utter an incantation, cast a spell in- against en–1 cantāre to sing frequentative of canere kan- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French enchanter, from Latin incantāre, present active infinitive of incantō.

    From Wiktionary

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