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entrancing

[en-tran-sing, -trahn-]
adjective
delightful; enchanting.

Origin:
1835–45; entrance2 + -ing2

entrancingly, adverb
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entrance
1520s, from M.Fr. entrance, from entrer (see enter). Originally "act of entering," sense of "door, gate" first recorded in English 1530s.

entrance
"to throw into a trance," 1593, from en- "put in" + trance (q.v.).
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