moonstruck

adjective
moon·​struck | \ ˈmün-ˌstrək How to pronounce moonstruck (audio) \

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

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Examples of moonstruck in a Sentence

a celebrity mobbed by moonstruck teenage girls police asked psychiatrists to put together a portrait of the moonstruck marksman who was responsible for the shootings

First Known Use of moonstruck

1674, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of moonstruck was in 1674

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“Moonstruck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/moonstruck. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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moonstruck

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English Language Learners Definition of moonstruck

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

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