An intense but short-lived passion or admiration for someone or something: he had developed an infatuation with the girl the thrill of infatuation
More example sentences
- In Britain, we know how to nurture an ironic infatuation with signs of difference, status and style.
- This volume is less obsessed with his rather absurd infatuation with the diary's editor.
- Thus I never followed any of these high school infatuations up.