inamorata

noun in·amo·ra·ta \ i-ˌna-mə-ˈrä-tə \
|Updated on: 9 Jul 2018

Definition of inamorata

: a woman with whom one is in love or has intimate relations

Examples of inamorata in a Sentence

  1. a story about a powerful politician and his inamorata

  2. a number of women have been suggested as the inamorata who inspired such passionate love poetry

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Origin and Etymology of inamorata

Italian innamorata, from feminine of innamorato, past participle of innamorare to inspire with love, from in- (from Latin) + amore love, from Latin amor — more at amorous


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  • : the woman that a man loves


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