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spell2

 
pronunciation:
spel
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a word or group of words used to work magic.
The witch cast a spell on us that made our heads invisible.
synonyms:
enchantment
similar words:
magic
definition 2: a condition of being under someone's power because of magic.
We were helpless under her spell.
synonyms:
bewitchment, enchantment
similar words:
possession, trance
definition 3: any thing that greatly attracts or fascinates.
Caught by the spell of the harp's lovely sound, she forgot her unhappiness.
similar words:
attraction, charm, enchantment, influence, magnetism, pull
derivation: spell-like (adj.)