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enchant with (something)

1. To cast a spell on someone or something. A noun or pronoun can be used between "enchant" and "with." The evil witch enchanted all of the forest animals with magic and put them to sleep.
2. To capture and hold one's attention by a particular means. A noun or pronoun can be used between "enchant" and "with." The baby is totally enchanted with that new mobile you hung above her crib—she just can't stop watching it. Susie is a great storyteller, so I'm sure she'll enchant you with her latest tale.
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enchant someone with something

 
1. . Lit. to bewitch someone or something with a magic spell. The children were enchanted with a spell that made them forget.
2. Fig. to fascinate someone with some object. She enchanted the children with the little drawings she made of them. We were enchanted with her drawings.
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Against Max Weber's assertion that modernity "is characterized by rationalization and intellectualization and, above all, by the 'disenchantment of the world'" ("Science as a Vocation," 1918), Ross suggests that the world has always been disenchanted and enchanted. He thus substitutes the entanglement of disenchantment with enchantment for Michel Foucault's vision of power: diffused, embodied in discourse, neither an agency nor a structure, but a pervasive regime of truth.
Marketing manager Andrea Webster, for Weston Park, said: "Enchanted Glen is inspired by the imagination of children, and the magical atmosphere evoked by the nature and beauty of Temple Wood.
Princess Cruises offers a 14-day Adriatic & Aegean Medley cruise on Enchanted Princess, sailing from Rome to Barcelona.
The assortment of retail offerings at the quirky outlet will include cold weather clothing, hats, postcards, and other souvenirs of the park's Enchanted Forest.
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JA Enchanted Island Resort has been named the Seychelles' Leading Resort 2018 by World Travel Awards for two consecutive years, with 10 stunning villas showcasing the unique charm of Creole architecture in harmony with an enchanting landscape.
And that means that a mini version of HWKRMRKT, which is made up of local independent food and drink traders, also will be at Enchanted Parks during its December 4-9 run, which will delight street food lovers.
The Mayor's Office of Tourism, Sports and Entertainment is committed to producing fun, free public events for Bostonians and visitors to the City and this year will collaborate with Bank of America, which is sponsoring the 2018 Mayor's Enchanted Trolley Tour and Tree Lightings.
Enchanted Weston will transform Temple Wood, within the stunning Capability Brown grounds, by using lights to pick out landmarks and hidden delights.
For a small child, the world is filled with mystery and alive with possibility -- in other words, it's enchanted. But it's a rare adult who manages to retain this sense of enchantment.
The Enchanted Kingdom (EK) and Mercury Drug collaborate to bring you another enchanting promo.
The shop, which is based in the Central Arcade, is named after author Enid Blyton's book The Enchanted Wood, which was one of the 40-yearold's favourite books as a child.
G-Worldwide's fresh signee Ajura has embarked on a first-of-its-kind promotional tour for his wave-making single Enchanted.
Hundreds of children and the young at heart made one of their weekend stops Sunday at the arboretum's Enchanted Railroad model train display, which began its monthlong run.