- Infatuation is defined as an often short-lived, extreme attraction to someone.
An example of infatuation is a junior high school crush.
infatuation definition by Webster's New World
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an infatuating or being infatuated
Origin: Late Latin infatuatio
infatuation definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A foolish, unreasoning, or extravagant passion or attraction. See Synonyms at love.
- An object of extravagant, short-lived passion.