What does the word trance mean?

Usage examples for trance

  1. The struggle with the wind, the roar of water in her ears, had produced in her a kind of trance- like state. – The Case of Richard Meynell by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  2. Indeed, they were often only introduced after the trance had begun. – Mrs. Piper & the Society for Psychical Research by Michael Sage
  3. She seems like one in a trance- looked at me and held out her hand. – The Veiled Lady and Other Men and Women by F. Hopkinson Smith