To get a grip
Transfix is to pierce with something pointed, or to cause someone to become motionless as they concentrate on someone or something either in a good way or a bad way.
To fascinate is defined as to get someone very interested or to hold someone's attention.
To entrance is defined as to cast a spell on someone or to fill someone with wonder.
To attract and delight irresistibly; enchant; fascinate; charm
To spellbind; enthrall.
To cause an object to become temporarily or permanently magnetic. For example, an unmagnetized object made of ferromagnetic material consists of molecules that are magnetic but randomly aligned, producing no net magnetic field; exposure to a magnetic field causes the molecules to align themselves with the field, producing their own net field, so that the object as a whole becomes magnetized.
To snatch or try to snatch something
To fix or hold (the eyes, attention, etc.) firmly
To stop the movement or progress of:
To capture and hold briefly (the attention, for example); engage.
(Archaic) To charm; fascinate
Voodoo means to affect what happens by using charms or sorcery.
To rest (someone or something).
To attract and delight; entrance.
To function as an amulet or charm.
To arouse strong feeling in:
Find another word for spellbinds. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for spellbinds, like: grips, transfixes, fascinates, entrances, bewitches, mesmerizes, magnetizes, grabs, rivets, holds and enthralls.