AskDefine | Define charming

Dictionary Definition

charming adj
1 pleasing or delighting; "endowed with charming manners"; "a charming little cottage"; "a charming personality"
2 possessing or using or characteristic of or appropriate to supernatural powers; "charming incantations"; "magic signs that protect against adverse influence"; "a magical spell"; "'tis now the very witching time of night"- Shakespeare; "wizard wands"; "wizardly powers" [syn: magic, magical, sorcerous, witching(a), wizard(a), wizardly]

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English

Etymology

From charm.

Pronunciation

Adjective

  1. pleasant, charismatic

Translations

pleasant, charismatic

Verb

charming
  1. present participle of charm

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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