enamoured


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enamoured

(ɪnˈæməd) or

enamored

adj
in love; captivated; charmed
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enamoured

adjective
enamoured with in love with, taken with, charmed by, fascinated by, entranced by, fond of, enchanted by, captivated by, enthralled by, smitten with, besotted with, bewitched by, crazy about (informal), infatuated with, enraptured by, wild about (informal), swept off your feet by, nuts on or about (slang) When I was young I was totally enamoured of him.
Translations
يَسْتَهْوي، يُغْرَمُ، يَهْوى
begejstretgladhenrykt
ástfanginn; heillaîur
sužavėtas
aizrāvies ar
yanıp tutuşmak

enamoured

[ɪnˈæmərd] (British) enamored (US) adj
enamoured of sb → amoureux/euse de qn
enamoured of sth, enamoured with sth [+ idea, prospect] → enchanté(e) par qch

enamoured

enamored (Am) [ɪˈnæməd] adj enamoured ofinnamorato/a di

enamoured

(iˈnӕməd) : enamoured of/with
delighted with. I am not enamoured of the idea of going abroad.
References in classic literature ?
Tottering above In her highest noon The enamoured moon Blushes with love, While, to listen, the red levin(With the rapid Pleiads, even, Which were seven,) Pauses in Heaven
WHILE bathing, Antinous was seen by Minerva, who was so enamoured of his beauty that, all armed as she happened to be, she descended from Olympus to woo him; but, unluckily displaying her shield, with the head of Medusa on it, she had the unhappiness to see the beautiful mortal turn to stone from catching a glimpse of it.
Now and then an ass brayed, pigs grunted, cats mewed, and the various noises they made seemed louder in the silence of the night; all which the enamoured knight took to be of evil omen; nevertheless he said to Sancho, "Sancho, my son, lead on to the palace of Dulcinea, it may be that we shall find her awake.
All anew, all eternal, all enlinked, enlaced and enamoured, Oh, then did ye LOVE the world,--
Enamoured of the South, of Provence, of its people, its life, its sunshine and its poetry, narrow-chested, tall and short- sighted, he strode along the streets and the lanes, his long feet projecting far in advance of his body, and his white nose and gingery moustache buried in an open book: for he had the habit of reading as he walked.
It was long before I was duly revolted by Esmond's transfer of his passion from the daughter to the mother whom he is successively enamoured of.
Also if David wearies of you he scruples not to say so, but Porthos, in like circumstances, offers you his paw, meaning 'Farewell,' and to bearded men he does this all the time (I think because of a hereditary distaste for goats), so that they conceive him to be enamoured of them when he is only begging them courteously to go.
Kwaque queried back, taking for granted that it was an offer to exchange and wondering whether the little old cook had become enamoured of his precious jews' harp.
Thenceforth sweet Cecily kept the noiseless tenor of her way unvexed by the attentions of enamoured swains.
A stiff commissariat officer of sixty, famous as a martinet, had then become enamoured of the gravity with which she drove the proprieties four-in-hand through the cathedral town society, and had solicited to be taken beside her on the box of the cool coach of ceremony to which that team was harnessed.
He grew more and more enamoured of his own beauty, more and more interested in the corruption of his own soul.
Then Minerva put it into the mind of Penelope to show herself to the suitors, that she might make them still more enamoured of her, and win still further honour from her son and husband.