The Definition and Usage of the French Word 'Enchanté'

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The French word "enchanté" is an adjective, but you are likely to use the term to express delight when meeting someone new. 

Definitions

enchanté (adjective): enchanted, delighted, overjoyed, smitten, bewitched "nice to meet you"

Je suis enchanté de cette pièce.
I'm delighted by this play.

- Voici mon frère David.
- Enchanté.

- This is my brother David.
- Nice to meet you.

Cette forêt est enchantée.
This forest is enchanted.

Pronunciation 

The word enchanté is pronounced [a(n) sha(n) tay].

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