When someone is hypnotized, they are under the control of someone else. This person is usually a hypnotist, and they are using hypnosis to make the person do something that they might not want to do.

  • She was under the hypnotist's control, and she had to do everything that he said.

  • The hypnotist was able to hypnotize the person so that they would not be able to move.

Definition of hypnotized


having your attention fixated as though by a spell


fascinated, hypnotised, mesmerised, mesmerized, spell-bound, spellbound, transfixed

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Example Sentences for hypnotized

  • 1

    The first is induction of a hypnotic trance.

  • 2

    The Monk places Julie in a hypnotic trance.

  • 3

    The patterns become hypnotic and trance inducing.

  • 4

    She is capable of hypnotizing people into a deep sleep.

  • 5

    The scenes surfaced in hypnotic sleep identify the husband.

  • 6

    Needle has the ability to hypnotically paralyze a victim with his gaze.

  • 7

    It is used as an anodyne or as a hypnotic.

  • 8

    It is an antidote for hypnotism and superstitions.

  • 9

    The mass hypnotism is astounding in it's implications.

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    The twirling of the umbrella hypnotizes the penguins.