fascinar


fascinar
v.
1 to fascinate.
me fascinan Klee y Kandinsky I love o adore Klee and Kandinsky
El fuego fascina a Buck Fire fascinates Buck.
Mi vestido fascina My dress fascinates.
La música fascina a Ricardo Music fascinates Richard.
2 to be delighted to, to love to.
Me fascina bailar I am delighted to dance.
3 to be delighted with, to love.
Me fascina la luna llena I am delighted with the full moon.
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fascinar
verbo transitivo
1 to fascinate, captivate
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verb
to fascinate
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VT to fascinate, captivate
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1.
verbo intransitivo (fam) (+ me/te/le etc)

me fascinó ese programa — I found that program fascinating

¿te gusta? - sí, me fascina — do you like him? - yes, I like him a lot

me fascina viajar — I love travelling

2.
fascinar vt to fascinate, captivate
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= fascinate, relish, mesmerise [mesmerize, -USA], enchant, charm, rivet, enthral [enthrall, -USA], love + every minute of it, entrance, catch + Posesivo + fancy.
Ex. Classification fascinated him and he devoted his entire life to its study.
Ex. They all relish a fast paced working environment, rapid change and constant challenges to traditional notions of what a library and library work should be.
Ex. The article is entitled 'Have librarians become mesmerised by information technology?'.
Ex. The article 'The power to enchant: puppets in the public library' describes the construction of a puppet theatre in a public library.
Ex. We will see the mountains of lobster traps and the charming crooked streets and hazy seascapes that charmed painter Fitzhugh Lane.
Ex. According to this reporter, news is not solely information that shocks and rivets but a reflection of people's chosen lifestyles and the effects those choices have on us.
Ex. If one encounters a young patron who is an animal lover, the recommendation of a book such as Kipling's 'The Jungle Book' may enthrall him or her.
Ex. I loved every minute of it and it made me see just how poverty stricken Jamaica really is!.
Ex. Her husband is entranced with a woman who is manic-depressive.
Ex. At nightfall, drop anchor at any place that catch your fancy and the lullaby of the gentle waves put you to sleep.
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* fascinar a = hold + fascination for.
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1.
verbo intransitivo (fam) (+ me/te/le etc)

me fascinó ese programa — I found that program fascinating

¿te gusta? - sí, me fascina — do you like him? - yes, I like him a lot

me fascina viajar — I love travelling

2.
fascinar vt to fascinate, captivate
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= fascinate, relish, mesmerise [mesmerize, -USA], enchant, charm, rivet, enthral [enthrall, -USA], love + every minute of it, entrance, catch + Posesivo + fancy.

Ex: Classification fascinated him and he devoted his entire life to its study.

Ex: They all relish a fast paced working environment, rapid change and constant challenges to traditional notions of what a library and library work should be.
Ex: The article is entitled 'Have librarians become mesmerised by information technology?'.
Ex: The article 'The power to enchant: puppets in the public library' describes the construction of a puppet theatre in a public library.
Ex: We will see the mountains of lobster traps and the charming crooked streets and hazy seascapes that charmed painter Fitzhugh Lane.
Ex: According to this reporter, news is not solely information that shocks and rivets but a reflection of people's chosen lifestyles and the effects those choices have on us.
Ex: If one encounters a young patron who is an animal lover, the recommendation of a book such as Kipling's 'The Jungle Book' may enthrall him or her.
Ex: I loved every minute of it and it made me see just how poverty stricken Jamaica really is!.
Ex: Her husband is entranced with a woman who is manic-depressive.
Ex: At nightfall, drop anchor at any place that catch your fancy and the lullaby of the gentle waves put you to sleep.
* fascinar a = hold + fascination for.

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fascinar [A1 ]
vi
1 (fam)
(encantar): ¿te gusta? — sí, me fascina do you like him? — yes, I like him a lot o (colloq) I'm mad about him
me fascina ir a la playa I love going to the beach
2
(interesar): me fascinó ese programa I found that program fascinating o really interesting
■ fascinar
vt
to fascinate, captivate
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fascinar (conjugate fascinar) verbo intransitivo (fam):
me fascinó ese programa I found that program fascinating;

me fascina viajar I love travelling
verbo transitivo
to fascinate, captivate
fascinar verbo transitivo to fascinate: le fascina el arte medieval, medieval art fascinates her

'fascinar' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
cautivar
- subyugar
- embrujar
- hipnotizar
- seducir
English:
fascinate
- intrigue
- rivet
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fascinar vt
to fascinate;
me fascina Klee I love o adore Klee;
me fascina con su belleza I find her stunningly beautiful;
su conferencia me fascinó I found her lecture fascinating
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fascinar
v/t fascinate
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fascinar vt
1) : to fascinate
2) : to charm, to captivate
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fascinar vb to fascinate

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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