What does smitten mean?

Definitions for smittenˈsmɪt n

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. smitten, stricken, struck(adj)

    (used in combination) affected by something overwhelming

    "conscience-smitten"; "awe-struck"

  2. enamored, infatuated, in love, potty, smitten, soft on(p), taken with(p)(adj)

    marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness

    "gaga over the rock group's new album"; "he was infatuated with her"


  1. smitten(Adjective)

    Made irrationally enthusiastic.

    I was really smitten by the color combination, and soon repainted the entire house.

  2. smitten(Adjective)

    In love.

    He was totally smitten by the librarian.

  3. Origin: verb smittian "to pollute", cognate with German schmitzen, to pollute, and through Middle Low German with Danish smitte, to infect.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Smitten

    of Smite

  2. Smitten

    p. p. of Smite


  1. Smitten

    Smitten is an album released by The Martinis in 2004, under the label, Cooking Vinyl. It is often regarded as similar sounding to the work by alt-rock band, the Pixies, as the guitarist, Joey Santiago is a member of both bands. The record also features drums by Josh Freese, a member of The Vandals and A Perfect Circle. The album took over two years to create.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Smitten

    smit′n, pa.p. of smite.

Suggested Resources

  1. smitten

    Song lyrics by smitten -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by smitten on the Lyrics.com website.

Anagrams for smitten »

  1. Mittens, mittens

  2. Mittens


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of smitten in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of smitten in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Charlie McCarthy:

    When I get smitten, I stay smut.

  2. Andreas Simic:

    If I was a kitten Maybe I wouldn’t be so smitten It’s as though I’ve been bitten From the poem Smitten

  3. Motor Trend:

    The majority of students who come to us have been smitten at some point in their lives by the look and performance of vehicles; not just cars but things with wings, things that zip down rails.

  4. Rudyard Kipling:

    There rise her timeless capitals of empires daily born, whose plinths are laid at midnight and whose streets are packed at morn; and here come tired youths and maids that feign to love or sin in tones like rusty razor blades to tunes like smitten tin.

  5. Motor Trend MacKenzie:

    The majority of students who come to us have been smitten at some point in their lives by the look and performance of vehicles; not just cars but things with wings, things that zip down rails, do young girls usually go nuts over trucks and cars? I don't know but that early exposure seems to be what ultimately drives students to our school. And I've not heard of any barriers for entry to manufacturers' studios; the carmakers would be delighted to have more women. The notion of, 'oh, she's just a woman, is long gone.'.

Images & Illustrations of smitten

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