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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fas-uh-ney-ter]
    • /ˈfæs əˌneɪ tər/
    • /ˈfæs.ɪ.neɪ.tər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fas-uh-ney-ter]
    • /ˈfæs əˌneɪ tər/

Definitions of fascinator word

  • noun fascinator a person or thing that fascinates. 1
  • noun fascinator a scarf of crochet work, lace, or the like, narrowing toward the ends, worn as a head covering by women. 1
  • noun fascinator A fascinating person. 1
  • noun fascinator a lightweight, decorative head covering worn by women on formal occasions 0
  • noun fascinator a person who fascinates 0
  • noun fascinator a woman's light scarf, usually knitted or crocheted, worn around the head or neck 0

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Origin of fascinator

First appearance:

before 1740
One of the 48% newest English words
From Late Latin, dating back to 1740-50; See origin at fascinate, -tor

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Parts of speech for Fascinator


fascinator popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 54% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for fascinator

noun fascinator

  • charmer — If you refer to someone, especially a man, as a charmer, you think that they behave in a very charming but rather insincere way.
  • enchanter — A person who uses magic or sorcery, esp. to put someone or something under a spell.

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