enamor

[ ih-nam-er ]
/ ɪˈnæm ər /

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.

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Also especially British, en·am·our .

Origin of enamor

1350–1400; Middle English enamouren<Old French enamourer.See en-1, amour

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