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besotted (by)

adjective

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filled with an intense or excessive love for
  • was so besotted by the movies that as a kid he'd sometimes spend all day staring up at the silver screen

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“Besotted (by).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/besotted%20%28by%29. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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