infatuated infatuated  /ɪn ˈfæ tʃu ˌeɪ tɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness

Usage(s):

  1. She was so infatuated with Tony that no one could convince her that Tony was only after her money.
  2. Now, the crystal gazers are infatuated with the idea that the world and humanity will stop with the Mayan calendar.
  3. Much as Farah tried to move away after her brief infatuation with Michael, an unrelenting Michael started stalking her with renewed purpose.

News

  1. VIBE Premiere: The White Panda 'Diamond Thrones'

    Obsessed with Game of Thrones ? Infatuated with the lovely Rihanna? Mashup savants, The White Panda, has something you crave. The Chi-Town duo—made up of Procrast (Tom Evans) and DJ Griffi (Dan Griffith) - sat down with VIBE last week , after releasing their most recent album, Bearly Legal to discuss their craft. Now, the two are on a mission to the South with their 'Game of Thrones' remix for ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine

  2. High-school crush fears he's rekindling an old flame

    DEAR ANNIE: About a year ago, I ran into a woman I used to spend time with in high school. We are both married, although she is going through a divorce. Since that day, she and I have been talking quite a bit. We discuss a lot of different things, all on a platonic level. The problem is, I believe I am becoming infatuated with her again. I had a thing for her throughout high school but never had ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sentinel & Enterprise

Quotes

  1. "I felt she was telling me, she was inferring, that this relationship had reached its peak and was going down the other side," Burrell said. "Very often relationships did that in the princess' world. She became infatuated, obsessed with...
    on Jan 16, 2008 By: Paul Burrell Source: FOXNews

  2. "It's really such an enormous shock, a huge disappointment and great loss," club president Frank Costa said. "He was absolutely infatuated with Gary Ablett Snr. But he knew almost every player and play (tactic) very well."
    on Apr 8, 2008 By: Frank Costa Source: NEWS.com.au

  3. "There is nothing in his background ...... to indicate he has ever really reached across the aisle," Blunt said. "If he is infatuated with his own life (enough) to write two autobiographies, I assume he is happy with the way he has been...
    on Sep 14, 2008 By: Roy Blunt Source: The Miami Herald

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