1. cause to be interested or curious
Similar word(s): intrigue
2. to render motionless, as with a fixed stare or by arousing terror or awe
- The snake charmer fascinates the cobra
3. attract; cause to be enamored
Sentences with fascinate as a verb:
- The flickering TV fascinated the cat.
- We were fascinated by the potter's skill.
- Her gait fascinates all men.