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tr.v. en·am·ored, en·am·or·ing, en·am·ors
To inspire with love; captivate: was enamored of the beautiful dancer; were enamored with the charming island.

[Middle English enamouren, from Old French enamourer : en-, causative pref.; see en-1 + amour, love; see amour.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.enamored - marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness; "gaga over the rock group's new album"; "he was infatuated with her"
loving - feeling or showing love and affection; "loving parents"; "loving glances"


Affected with intense romantic attraction:
Slang: gone.
References in classic literature ?
A half-witted boy of the school became enamored of the young master.
At a very early age--perhaps it was when she traversed the ocean of waving grass--she remembered that she had been passionately enamored of a dignified and sad-eyed cavalry officer who visited her father in Kentucky.
Still continuing no less attached to union than enamored of liberty, they observed the danger which immediately threatened the former and more remotely the latter; and being pursuaded that ample security for both could only be found in a national government more wisely framed, they as with one voice, convened the late convention at Philadelphia, to take that important subject under consideration.
There is, perhaps, no class of men on the face of the earth, says Captain Bonneville, who lead a life of more continued exertion, peril, and excitement, and who are more enamored of their occupations, than the free trappers of the West.
to be enamored of the Night for her own sake; and into this bizarrerie, as into all his others, I quietly fell; giving myself up to his wild whims with a perfect abandon.
Then," continued the marquise, "you are quite enamored of the Duke of Buckingham -- I mean of M.
She had been perfectly sure that the enamored Billy had no chance at all of inducing Anne to marry him.
Gertrude is enamored of Guy; how high, how aristocratic, how Roman his mien and manners
If Germany is so enamored of Forsythe, then perhaps he should remain there.
People are enamored with HDTV and want to watch their broadcast-TV shows first.
citizens have been enamored of the idea of space flight.
99) is an unusual prom-themed adventure which will strike a note with female readers who are enamored with the romance of prom.