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Meaning of CAPTIVATION

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a feeling of great liking for something wonderful and unusual
  2. [n]  the state of being intensely interested (as by awe or terror)
 

CAPTIVATION is a 11 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: enchantment, enthrallment, fascination, fascination
 
 See Also: enchantment, liking, spell, trance

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cap"ti*va`tion\, n. [L. capticatio.]
The act of captivating. [R.]

      The captivation of our understanding.    --Bp. Hall.

 

 

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