Analogies were drawn to waking from a dream, from a hypnotic trance , or from meditation.
Slowly, I break the light trance and stand up, feeling much better.
Is this a mystical gift bestowed upon me in a meditative trance ?
In desperation I turned to that old standby, the self-induced trance .
I was filtering out all verbal communication and only paying attention to body language, and entered a really peaceful trance state.
For example, some practitioners see someone's very sense of identity as a powerful trance state, rather than as something with a concrete existence.
The loud music blaring from her room brought Kyle out of his thoughtful trance , and he looked up absently.
There is no documented report of Virginia being placed into a mesmeric trance in the hours preceding her death.
When I finally snapped out of my trance / ice cream fantasy, I willed myself to continue forward to the object of my quest.
the kind of trance he went into whenever illness was discussed