[ 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).
OTHER WORDS FOR enamor
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Also especially British, en·am·our .
Origin of enamor
OTHER WORDS FROM enamoren·am·ored·ness; especially British, en·am·oured·ness, noun
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How to use enamor in a sentence
West Africa’s political elites have long been enamored with the UK’s leading education system.The UK education system has provided a safe haven for corrupt Nigerian politicians|Tolu Olasoji|February 15, 2021|Quartz