Definition of 'fascination'
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No other country in the world seems to hold the same fascination for the world's most powerful man. The Sun (2017)That was part of the charm and fascination of the series. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Was it a deviant thirst to find a lifelong fascination with such things? Times, Sunday Times (2007)Why the endless fascination with serving food and drink? Times, Sunday Times (2013)And it gave me a lifelong fascination for the beach hut. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Why that should be so remains the subject of endless fascination or indignant denunciation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Weather should be a conversation topic of endless fascination. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Endless fascination will be shown in her steadily growing bump. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But having a fascination with why people adopt certain behaviours will always be just as important as your degree. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Gardening soon became a lifelong fascination. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They exert a hold and a fascination that is all-consuming. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The fourth clue is the fascination that conflict holds for politicians and their hangers-on. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We have been struck by the fascination people have for oral, local and family history. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Certainly, such things hold a great fascination. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As an anthropological study of male bonding, the dorm and field shenanigans hold a fascination. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A lifelong fascination with lotions and potions was born. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Although the reality is less thrilling visually than one might have hoped, it still holds a certain fascination. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)Many households will be watching this series in horrified fascination as they see their well-meaning parenting lampooned with such merciless accuracy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Many households must be watching this series in horrified fascination as they see their well-meaning attempts at parenting lampooned with such merciless accuracy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)For me they have the same fascination as the sea in movement or as tree tops, seen from above on a windy day. The Education of a Gardener (1994)The "hidden hand' and "fancy footwork' exercised an enduring fascination for him. THE GUARDSMEN (2004)The internet has helped to feed the fascination people have for'other' worlds. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Along the way my father's fascination with the people and places of Africa rubbed off on me. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)
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Translations for 'fascination'
British English: fascination NOUN
Fascination is the state of being greatly interested in or delighted by something.
I've had a lifelong fascination with the sea and with small boats.
Definition of fascination from the Collins English Dictionary
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