/ (ɪnˈfætjʊˌeɪtɪd) /

  1. (often foll by with) possessed by a foolish or extravagant passion, esp for another person

Derived forms of infatuated

  • infatuatedly, adverb

Words Nearby infatuated

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How to use infatuated in a sentence

  • In the meantime he was completely infatuated, and trotted about after Sarah like an old turkey cock.

    Skipper Worse | Alexander Lange Kielland
  • I confess, honestly, that during this conversation I felt somewhat impatient with my dear, infatuated friend.

    Jaffery | William J. Locke
  • He thought he could see very plainly Brodrick's hand, his power over the infatuated Jinny.

    The Creators | May Sinclair
  • Yet for sooth, they must be spared the discomfort of becoming a little infatuated with a woman for a time—a short time, at worst!