- a man who loves or is loved; male sweetheart or lover.
Origin of inamorato
Related Words for inamoratopassion, lover, sweetheart, companion, suitor, admirer, girlfriend, boyfriend, beau, mistress, concubine, heartthrob, paramour, darling, fire, spark, angel, sweet, honey, dear
Examples from the Web for inamorato
Historical Examples of inamorato
Orleans is as passionate an inamorato as any which Shakspeare ever drew.The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb
"Get up," said she, rudely pushing her inamorato off the sofa.The Memoirs of Harriette Wilson, Volumes One and Two
A noteworthy example occurs in Boiardo's Orlando Inamorato, cc.English Fairy Tales
She was incessantly importuned, now by her father, and now by her inamorato.Damon and Delia
Her present inamorato promised to give us this specimen of his power over her.History of the Opera from its Origin in Italy to the present Time
Henry Sutherland Edwards
- a man with whom one is in love; a male lover
Word Origin for inamorato
Word Origin and History for inamorato
1892, masc. of inamorata (q.v.).