moonstruck

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adjective moon·struck \-ˌstrək\

Definition of moonstruck

  1. :  affected by or as if by the moon: such asa :  mentally unbalancedb :  romantically sentimentalc :  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


MOONSTRUCK Defined for English Language Learners

moonstruck

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Definition of moonstruck for English Language Learners

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



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