What does infatuation mean?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. infatuation(noun)

    a foolish and usually extravagant passion or love or admiration

  2. puppy love, calf love, crush, infatuation(noun)

    temporary love of an adolescent

  3. infatuation(noun)

    an object of extravagant short-lived passion

Wiktionary

  1. infatuation(Noun)

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

  2. infatuation(Noun)

    An unreasoning love or attraction.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Infatuation(noun)

    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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How to say infatuation in sign language?

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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. Erik Pevernagie:

    A doorway is an ambiguous phenomenon, a liminal spot in a person’s life. A door can be a choice, a possibility, a protection or an aperture to new-fangled values. It can mean a barrier, a prison or a gate to freedom. It can, however, vanish in the mist of unawareness by lack of social concern. At that moment, our freedom has become our jail and we feel locked up in our own liberty. Any exit has waned: the doorway has been absorbed in the stupor of our infatuation. ( “In the doorway” )

  3. Dean Phillips:

    She made several comments to folks that we obtained through an interview, comments that were troubling with regards her infatuation with Columbine, the recognition the Columbine anniversary was coming this weekend.

  4. 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.

  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 Man Haron Monis wasn't being monitored, given Man Haron Monis history of violence, Man Haron Monis history of mental instability, and Man Haron Monis history of infatuation with extremism.

Images & Illustrations of infatuation

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