moonstruck

adjective moon·struck \ -ˌstrək \

Definition of moonstruck

: affected by or as if by the moon: such as
a : mentally unbalanced
b : romantically sentimental
c : lost in fantasy or reverie

Examples of moonstruck in a Sentence

  1. a celebrity mobbed by moonstruck teenage girls

  2. police asked psychiatrists to put together a portrait of the moonstruck marksman who was responsible for the shootings

First Known Use of moonstruck

1674

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MOONSTRUCK Defined for English Language Learners

moonstruck

Definition of moonstruck for English Language Learners

  • : silly, foolish, or crazy especially because you are in love


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