(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. enamored, smitten, bewitched, captivated, taken, besotted, beguiled, spellbound, intoxicated, obsessed, crazy about*, wild about*, nuts about*, gone on*, hung up on*, head over heels in love*; see also charmed , fascinated .
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) a.
enamored, smitten, charmed, bewitched, beguiled, taken with, spellbound, in love, *stuck on, *hung up on, *gaga over, *hot for, *having a crush on, *carried away with.
ANT.: repulsed, disgusted, repelled
(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective Affected with intense romantic attraction: enamored, infatuate, smitten. Slang: gone. See EXCITE, SEX.

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