- (n.) A melody; a song.
- (n.) A word or combination of words sung or spoken in the practice of magic; a magical combination of words, characters, etc.; an incantation.
- (n.) That which exerts an irresistible power to please and attract; that which fascinates; any alluring quality.
- (n.) Anything worn for its supposed efficacy to the wearer in averting ill or securing good fortune.
- (n.) Any small decorative object worn on the person, as a seal, a key, a silver whistle, or the like. Bunches of charms are often worn at the watch chain.
- (n.) To make music upon; to tune.
- (n.) To subdue, control, or summon by incantation or supernatural influence; to affect by magic.
- (n.) To subdue or overcome by some secret power, or by that which gives pleasure; to allay; to soothe.
- (n.) To attract irresistibly; to delight exceedingly; to enchant; to fascinate.
- (n.) To protect with, or make invulnerable by, spells, charms, or supernatural influences; as, a charmed life.
- (v. i.) To use magic arts or occult power; to make use of charms.
- (v. i.) To act as, or produce the effect of, a charm; to please greatly; to be fascinating.
- (v. i.) To make a musical sound.
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Definitions of: MARCH
- (n.) The third month of the year, containing thirty-one days.
- (n.) A territorial border or frontier; a region adjacent to a boundary line; a confine; -- used chiefly in the plural, and in English history applied especially to the border land on the frontiers between England and Scotland, and England and Wales.
- (n.) The act of marching; a movement of soldiers from one stopping place to another; military progress; advance of troops.
- (n.) Hence: Measured and regular advance or movement, like that of soldiers moving in order; stately or deliberate walk; steady onward movement.
- (n.) The distance passed over in marching; as, an hour's march; a march of twenty miles.
- (n.) A piece of music designed or fitted to accompany and guide the movement of troops; a piece of music in the march form.
- (v. i.) To border; to be contiguous; to lie side by side.
- (v. i.) To move with regular steps, as a soldier; to walk in a grave, deliberate, or stately manner; to advance steadily.
- (v. i.) To proceed by walking in a body or in military order; as, the German army marched into France.
- (v. t.) TO cause to move with regular steps in the manner of a soldier; to cause to move in military array, or in a body, as troops; to cause to advance in a steady, regular, or stately manner; to cause to go by peremptory command, or by force.