How to use Transfixed in a sentence
Elisabeth stood, transfixed on the brilliant vista.
The dance forgotten, they stood transfixed, lost in emotion.
She dropped the mug and stood as one transfixed.
The boys are transfixed by the old man 's face.
The town ceased to exist as she stood transfixed, watching in horror.Advertisement
His pupils dilated and transfixed on hers as he commanded, "You want more than anything to be with me."
Then he became aware of the presence of another, he looked up to see himself, hard eyes transfixed in an evil stare.
She stood transfixed, afraid to speak for what seemed an hour, but was probably closer to a minute.
Calum is suddenly transfixed; there is a landscape that doesn't look Hungarian.
Ben sat through the whole 50 minutes completely transfixed.Advertisement
There, transfixed, visitors stare at the projected animations of Jan Svankmajer.
On the earliest monuments she is represented by a shield transfixed by arrows.
She stood, transfixed on his eyes for a moment, then steadied herself and said, "I'll do better than that; I'll take you there."
The drama of the Peter Mandelson affair had the nation transfixed for days, and the national tabloids had a field day.
There was a covers band there that were doing rock covers of the day, and I remember being totally transfixed.Advertisement
Like billions of others around the world, Andy Crisp spent the day transfixed by the live images on the TV.
As they pause at the base of this hill, transfixed by the beauty of the vision, a horseman approaches behind them.
We were transfixed by the scene and the two of us were howling before long.
So transfixed and so in love, she is willing to give up her own life so that his curse can end.
Taking her seat her friend, eyes still transfixed on the screen says to her, Where have you been?Advertisement
Calum is suddenly transfixed; there is a landscape that does n't look Hungarian.
If a man is completely transfixed by your looks, he may lock onto you wherever you are in the room, as if you are the only other person there.
This evening he spent 15 minutes transfixed by the tiger mask that hangs from Jonny's door.
Your friend stands there transfixed, the bloody glass still in his hands.
Taking her seat her friend, eyes still transfixed on the screen says to her, " Where have you been?Advertisement
She stared in awe at the vision her eyes were transfixed upon.
This evening he spent 15 minutes transfixed by the tiger mask that hangs from Jonny 's door.
He was martyred under Decius, his body transfixed with two huge nails.
Should the otter be transfixed by a spear, the person who threw it goes into the water and raises the game over his head on the spear's point.
With his head encircled by a coronet of dogs teeth, and covered with a network cap or piece of bark-cloth, the septum of the nose transfixed by a pencil of bone or shell, and perhaps a shell or fibre armlet or two, the Papuan is in complete everyday attire.Advertisement
Its earliest form is a rough ellipse transfixed by an upright line, cp. In various Semitic alphabets this has been altered out of recognition, apparently from the writing of the symbol in cursive handwriting without lifting the pen.