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Trance

n.1.
1.A tedious journey.
2.A state in which the soul seems to have passed out of the body into another state of being, or to be rapt into visions; an ecstasy.
My soul was ravished quite as in a trance.
- Spenser.
3.(Med.) A condition, often simulating death, in which there is a total suspension of the power of voluntary movement, with abolition of all evidences of mental activity and the reduction to a minimum of all the vital functions so that the patient lies still and apparently unconscious of surrounding objects, while the pulsation of the heart and the breathing, although still present, are almost or altogether imperceptible.
He fell down in a trance.
- Chaucer.
v. t.1.To entrance.
[imp. & p. p. Tranced ; p. pr. & vb. n. Trancing .]
2.To pass over or across; to traverse.
Trance the world over.
- Beau. & Fl.
When thickest dark did trance the sky.
- Tennyson.
v. i.1.To pass; to travel.
Noun1.trance - a psychological state induced by (or as if induced by) a magical incantation
Synonyms: spell, enchantment
2.trance - a state of mind in which consciousness is fragile and voluntary action is poor or missing; a state resembling deep sleep
Verb1.trance - attract; cause to be enamored; "She captured all the men's hearts"
Walter Mitty, absence of mind, absentmindedness, absorption, abstractedness, abstraction, amnesia, animal hypnosis, autohypnosis, bemusement, brown study, castle-building, catalepsy, cataleptic, cataleptic hypnosis, cataplexy, catatonic stupor, coma, daydream, daydreamer, daydreaming, daze, depth of thought, dharana, dhyana, dream, dream state, dreaming, ecstasis, ecstasy, encephalitis lethargica, engrossment, enrapture, enravish, entrance, fantasy, fantasying, fit of abstraction, fugue, fugue state, half-conscious, high, hypnosis, hypnotherapy, hypnotic, hypnotic sleep, hypnotic trance, lethargic hypnosis, lethargy, mooning, moonraking, muse, musefulness, musing, muted ecstasy, narcohypnosis, narcolepsy, narcoma, narcosis, narcotic stupor, narcotization, nod, pipe dream, pipe-dreaming, preoccupation, rapture, ravish, reverie, samadhi, sedation, self-hypnosis, shock, sleeping sickness, sleepwalking, somnambulism, somnambulistic hypnosis, somnipathy, sopor, stargazing, study, stupor, swoon, thanatosis, woolgathering, yoga trance
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