Translation of fascination in Spanish:

fascination

fascinación, n.

Pronunciation: /ˌfasɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n//ˌfæsəˈneɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

  • 1

    (ability to fascinate)
    fascinación feminine
    • It is a game that provides an endless source of fascination as well as fuelling the odd argument.
    • Certainly, spices added flavour interest to a dish, but their fascination resided primarily in their symbolic value.
    • Much of the fascination Schwarzkogler holds is due to the sheer lack of available information.
    • Some 80 years after its initial release, this wildly over-scaled silent melodrama retains a certain hothouse fascination.
    • It remains one of the best works ever written on the fascination that communism holds for generations of intellectuals.
    • Nevertheless, the topic has some fascination.
    • It does have a horrible fascination - the ultimate reality show in action.
    • The snakes and spiders had a strange fascination.
    • That first good bullet, bright as a newly minted coin, has always been an item of fascination to me.
    • For Fuhrman, the emergence of poetry as fruitful untruth is a source of fascination.
    • The preserved hull and associated museum will continue to hold a fascination for maritime and terrestrial archaeologists.
    • The fascination about this musical is the exciting rock rhythms and the memorable, lyrical melodies.
    • Part of the fascination has been the use of many varied mathematical tools to solve the practical problems in coding.
    • The Himalayan region has long held a particular fascination for the western mind.
    • The idea of "document" seems to have a promising fascination for the twenty-first century psyche.
    • In the 1970s, the enthusiasm of many obstetricians for electronic foetal monitoring was in fact a real fascination.
    • Indeed, this lack of direct descendants is not least among the fascinations provided by "Into the Light."
    • How he maintains his athletic prowess is a subject of fascination among his fans and consternation among his opponents.
    • And the strange thing is that her life holds as much fascination for us here in Ireland as it does for the public across the water.
    • However I can understand that there is a fascination in motor bikes and quads for young people.
  • 2

    (being fascinated)
    fascinación feminine
    fascination with sth fascinación por algo
    • we watched/listened with / in fascination miramos/escuchamos fascinados
    • The battles between the Rock and the Cobra spurred the fascination of the public.
    • The 65-year-old Rolling Stones singer has now revealed a fascination for Latin, the ancient language.
    • I have always had a fascination for botanic gardens.
    • He also expanded his concept of history into the contemporary period through a fascination with international affairs.
    • Several band members are historians and their fascination with Bulgaria's past drew the group together.
    • Their adventurous and inquisitive nature explains their fascination with the ancient beauty and splendor of Egypt.
    • My fascination with on-stage French snow may seem strange.
    • A cheerful site for those of us with morbid fascination.
    • I watched all the big fish with morbid fascination.
    • Like a lot of westerners, they had a fascination with the good life.
    • A casual view of some of our articles might suggest a morbid fascination with the dead.
    • I suppose we all have a fascination with death.
    • There was, however, more than this in his fascination with Greek tragedy.
    • It was the fascination with the poem's musicality that really got Ellison interested in writing.
    • The society hopes the exhibits will explain the fascination steam has aroused in the minds of the people.
    • Several children remained politely outside, staring in silent fascination at this new visitor in their midst.
    • His true fascination was with the exploration of human character through facial expression.
    • My fascination with this odd subject is hard to explain.
    • This fascination with instant celebrity, focused on everyday people who find fame overnight, has been fueled by reality TV.
    • Part of the public's fascination lay in the author's somewhat eccentric lifestyle.