engouement

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engouement

(ˈɒnɡuːˌmɑː; French ɑ̃ɡumɑ̃) or

engoument

n
infatuation
References in classic literature ?
But Miss Crawley would not hear of her departure; for though there was no lady of fashion in London who would desert her friends more complacently as soon as she was tired of their society, and though few tired of them sooner, yet as long as her engoument lasted her attachment was prodigious, and she clung still with the greatest energy to Rebecca.