What does the word charm mean?

Usage examples for charm

  1. She at first refuses to see him, but when he returns a needle she has dropped he puts a love charm on it. – Traditions of the Tinguian: A Study in Philippine Folk-Lore by Fay-Cooper Cole
  2. Nothing keeps the power to charm. – Expositions of Holy Scripture Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers by Alexander Maclaren
  3. I'm asking you not to hesitate to make of yourself a woman of interest and charm for him, for the sake of taking him out of himself. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond