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English verb: magnetise

1. magnetise (communication) attract strongly, as if with a magnet


SamplesShe magnetized the audience with her tricks.


Synonymsbewitch, magnetize, mesmerise, mesmerize, spellbind


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)charm, influence, tempt

2. magnetise (change) make magnetic


SamplesThe strong magnet magnetized the iron shavings.


Synonymsmagnetize


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)alter, change, modify


Domain categorynatural philosophy, physics


Antonymsdegauss, demagnetise, demagnetize









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