Day-130 (Duende)

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Word:
                Duende

Status:
                Noun

Meaning:
                The power to attract through personal magnetism or charm.

Sentences:
1) Even as a child, she had an unmistakable duende that attracted the attention of passersby.
2) The boy persuades a great number of people by his duende.

Origin:
                Spanish dialect, charm, from Spanish, ghost, goblin, probably from duen de casa which means 'owner of a house'.

First use:
                 1964

Synonyms:
                 allure, appeal, attractiveness, charm, enchantment, glamour, seductiveness, witchery

Antonyms:
                 repulsion, repulsiveness.

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