What does charming mean?
Definitions for charming
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pleasing or delighting
"endowed with charming manners"; "a charming little cottage"; "a charming personality"
charming, magic, magical, sorcerous, witching(a), wizard(a), wizardlyadjective
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"
delightful in a playful way which avoids responsibility or seriousness, as if attracting through a magical charm
Etymology: From charm.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Pleasing in the highest degree.
Etymology: from charm.
For ever all goodness will be charming, for ever all wickedness will be most odious. Thomas Sprat.
O charming youth! in the first op’ning page,
So many graces in so green an age. Dryden.
pleasing the mind or senses in a high degree; delighting; fascinating; attractive
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Rank popularity for the word 'charming' in Adjectives Frequency: #806
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The numerical value of charming in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of charming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Examples of charming in a Sentence
There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion, or company than a good marriage.
All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dependence on the appreciation of others.
It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious.
Everything can be learned, including, to a very large extent, to be what you are not. You can learn to be pretty if you are plain, charming if you are dull, thin if you are fat, youthful if you are aging, how to write though you are inarticulate, how to make money though you are not good with figures.
And I would certainly be curious to see how he was as an Oscars host, he's so charming, and he's such a showman, and he's such a song-and-dance, triple-threat actor. I would be very, very confident in his confidence.
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- очарователен, чаровенBulgarian
- kütkestav, veetlev, võluvEstonian
- viehättävä, ihastuttavaFinnish
- a fheictearIrish
- 귀엽다, 매력적인Korean
- charmoso, encantador, simpáticoPortuguese
- carismatic, șarmant, fermecător, încântătorRomanian
- прелестный, очаровательныйRussian
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