What does infatuation mean?

Definitions for infatuation
ɪnˌfætʃ uˈeɪ ʃənin·fat·u·a·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word infatuation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. infatuationnoun

    a foolish and usually extravagant passion or love or admiration

  2. puppy love, calf love, crush, infatuationnoun

    temporary love of an adolescent

  3. infatuationnoun

    an object of extravagant short-lived passion

Wiktionary

  1. infatuationnoun

    The act of infatuating; the state of being infatuated; folly; that which infatuates.

  2. infatuationnoun

    An unreasoning love or attraction.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Infatuationnoun

    the act of infatuating; the state of being infatuated; folly; that which infatuates

    Etymology: [LL. infatuatio: cf. F. infatuation.]

Freebase

  1. Infatuation

    Infatuation is the state of being carried away by unreasoned passion or love: 'expresses the headlong libidinal attraction' of addictive love. Usually, one is inspired with an intense but short-lived passion or admiration for someone.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of infatuation in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of infatuation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of infatuation in a Sentence

  1. Prime Minister Tony Abbott:

    He had a long history of violent crime, infatuation with extremism and mental instability, as the siege unfolded yesterday, he sought to cloak his actions with the symbolism of the (Islamic State) death cult. Tragically, there are people in our community ready to engage in politically motivated violence.

  2. Tony Abbott:

    He had a long history of violent crime, infatuation with extremism and mental instability.

  3. Dean Phillips:

    She made several comments to folks that we obtained through interviews... comments that were troubling with regards to her infatuation with Columbine, the recognition that the Columbine anniversary is coming this week.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    He asked that beautiful Yogini in his lucid dream. “How true is the love at first sight?” Yogini smiled at him, and said. “Love seldom happens at first sight. What happens at first sight, in most cases, is an infatuation and a sexual attraction, driven by pure lust and raging hormones. True Love often blossoms slowly. and grows gradually.”

  5. Tony Abbott:

    This was the act of someone who was way beyond any mainstream, any mainstream, and has been rightly, absolutely repudiated by all the communities of Australia, we want to know why he wasn't being monitored, given his history of violence, his history of mental instability, and his history of infatuation with extremism.

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