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Definition of "enamor" [en•am•or]

  • To inspire with love; captivate: was enamored of the beautiful dancer; were enamored with the charming island. (verb-transitive)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "enamor" in a sentence
  • "Of cloud and moonbeam, through th 'enamor'd night,"
  • "It is an interesting execution with Wild Trees, for while he wishes to enamor and amaze the reader with these majestic creations that have stood the test of time, he wishes to maintain this hidden Eden in a way that prevents it from being seen and experience by the readers."
  • "These are ridiculous notions spawned from the planning arena's enamor for smart growth, infill and TOD theories."