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enamor

[ ih-nam-er ]
/ ɪˈnæm ər /
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verb (used with object)
to fill or inflame with love (usually used in the passive and followed by of or sometimes with): to be enamored of a certain lady; a brilliant woman with whom he became enamored.
to charm or captivate (usually used in the passive and followed by of, with, or sometimes by).
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Also especially British, en·am·our .

Origin of enamor

First recorded in1350–1400; Middle English enamouren, from Old French enamourer; see en-1, amour

OTHER WORDS FROM enamor

en·am·ored·ness; especially British, en·am·oured·ness, noun
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