Synonyms of transfix in English:


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See Spanish definition of paralizar


1‘he sat transfixed by the film's sheer beauty’

mesmerize, hypnotize, spellbind, bewitch, captivate, entrance, enthral, fascinate, engross, enrapture, stun, stupefy, astound, grip, root someone to the spot, stop someone dead, stop someone in their tracks
paralyse, petrify, immobilize, freeze, rivet
rare gorgonize

2‘a picture of a nail transfixing a splayed hand’

impale, stab, spear, pierce, spike, skewer, stick, gore, pin, bayonet, harpoon, lance, run through, puncture, perforate
rare transpierce