witching


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

witch \witch\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. witched; p. pr. & vb. n.
   witching.] [AS. wiccian.]
   To bewitch; to fascinate; to enchant.
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         [I 'll] witch sweet ladies with my words and looks.
                                                  --Shak.
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         Whether within us or without
         The spell of this illusion be
         That witches us to hear and see.         --Lowell.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

witching \witch"ing\, a.
   That witches or enchants; suited to enchantment or
   witchcraft; bewitching. "The very witching time of night."
   --Shak. -- Witch"ing*ly, adv.
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