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 ?
She even proceeded so far as to be concerned to find that Elinor and her sister were so soon to leave town, as she had hoped to see more of them;--an exertion in which her husband, who attended her into the room, and hung enamoured over her accents, seemed to distinguish every thing that was most affectionate and graceful.
Pidger, who played short whist, and was supposed to have been enamoured of her.
But since your reverend wisdom hath discovered this Jewish quean to be a sorceress, perchance it may account fully for his enamoured folly.
Morning after morning he had sat before the portrait wondering at its beauty, almost enamoured of it, as it seemed to him at times.
The enamoured Camaralzaman has never forgotten the moment when, contemplating your sleeping beauty, he gave you his heart.
What damsel was not enamoured of him and did not yield herself up wholly to his will and pleasure?
As far, however, as it teaches any thing, it teaches us not to be enamoured of plurality in the Executive.
The Lord of the estate on which the chapel of the curacy was situated saw this pretend sister, and became enamoured of her--amorous to such a degree that he proposed to marry her.
From the day on which the bandit had been saved by the two young peasants, he had been enamoured of Teresa, and had sworn she should be his.
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.
It was a Pope who said of Cellini to a conclave of Cardinals that common laws and common authority were not made for men such as he; but it was a Pope who thrust Cellini into prison, and kept him there till he sickened with rage, and created unreal visions for himself, and saw the gilded sun enter his room, and grew so enamoured of it that he sought to escape, and crept out from tower to tower, and falling through dizzy air at dawn, maimed himself, and was by a vine-dresser covered with vine leaves, and carried in a cart to one who, loving beautiful things, had care of him.
I pray thee, gentle mortal, sing again: Mine ear is much enamoured of thy note, So is mine eye enthralled to thy shape; And thy fair virtue's force perforce doth move me, On the first view, to say, to swear, I love thee.