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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Infatuate  \In*fat"u*ate\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Infatuated};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Infatuating}.] 
  1.  To  make  foolish;  to  affect  with  folly;  to  weaken  the 
  intellectual  powers  of  or  to  deprive  of  sound  judgment. 
 
  The  judgment  of  God  will  be  very  visible  in 
  infatuating  a  people  .  .  .  ripe  and  prepared  for 
  destruction.  --Clarendon. 
 
  2.  To  inspire  with  a  foolish  and  extravagant  passion;  as  to 
  be  infatuated  with  gaming. 
 
  The  people  are  .  .  .  infatuated  with  the  notion. 
  --Addison. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Infatuated  \In*fat"u*a`ted\,  a. 
  Overcome  by  some  foolish  passion  or  desire;  affected  by 
  infatuation. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  infatuated 
  adj  :  marked  by  foolish  or  unreasoning  fondness;  "she  was  crazy 
  about  him";  "gaga  over  the  rock  group's  new  album";  "he 
  was  infatuated  with  her"  [syn:  {crazy},  {dotty},  {gaga}, 
  {enamored},  {in  love},  {smitten},  {soft  on(p)},  {taken 
  with(p)}] 




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