overenamored

adjective over·en·am·ored \ ˌō-vər-i-ˈna-mərd \
variants: or British overenamoured
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of overenamored

: extremely or obsessively enamored usually used with of or with
  • overenamored of discussion for its own sake.
  • —Winthrop R. Adkins
  • My parents were not overenamored of my ever more glamorous but, as they saw it, useless social life in London.
  • —Nicholas Haslam
  • … he was a little overenamored with himself and had become quite boastful …
  • —Cory Bouck

First Known Use of overenamored

1622


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