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infatuation Syllabification: in·fat·u·a·tion
Pronunciation: /inˌfaCHəˈwāSH(ə)n/

Definition of infatuation in English:


An intense but short-lived passion or admiration for someone or something: he had developed an infatuation with the girl the thrill of infatuation
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  • 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.
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