Is there a good adjective that describes the experience of entering from one magical world to another as a very smooth, magical yet almost like real and feel-good way?

I thought of a few like say "sleek" experience between the two worlds, "neat" experience between the two worlds, etc. But all of these words sound not enough to give that smooth and feel good effect.

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  • Either too localised, or belongs on writers.se – FumbleFingers Mar 6 '12 at 18:06

One sense of verb morph is "to undergo dramatic change in a seamless and barely noticeable fashion." Wiktionary marks this sense as colloquial and says the word is a shortening of metamorphose, to change in shape or form.

Along the lines of previously-suggested seamless and comfortable transitions, one might also say indiscernible transition. In place of transition one might use bridge, segue, mutation or transmutation. Also consider the sense of mercurial that means "Lively; clever; sprightly; animated; quick-witted."


Something like a seamless transition?

  • Thanks! I actually had used the word "sleek" in an earlier sentence and was hoping to find another word to avoid repetition, and possibly a slightly magical feel. – xenon Mar 6 '12 at 16:20
  • The music nerd in me wanted to say crystal glissando. :) – cornbread ninja 麵包忍者 Mar 6 '12 at 16:39

I would say that the person had a comfortable transition. This implies that nothing went wrong - it was smooth - and that the person felt good.

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