The difference between Engaging and Enthralling

When used as adjectives, engaging means that engages the attention, whereas enthralling means exciting and absorbing.

check bellow for the other definitions of Engaging and Enthralling

  1. Engaging as an adjective:

    That engages the attention; engrossing, interesting; enthralling.


    "I found the first of the Harry Potter books a very engaging read."

  2. Engaging as an adjective:

    Charming; attractive, especially of a manner or behaviour.


    "Beauty, of course, and a bright, engaging personality — or at least the ability to fake one — are prerequisites for entering the Miss World competition."

  1. Engaging as a verb:

  1. Enthralling as an adjective:

    exciting and absorbing

  1. Enthralling as a verb: