Even though it was only their second date, Lauren and Craig were already smitten with each other.
- An example of smitten is for a lightning bolt to have knocked down a tree yesterday.
- An example of smitten is for someone to have fallen very much in love with someone.
(comparative more smitten, superlative most smitten)
- Made irrationally enthusiastic.
- I was really smitten by the color combination, and soon repainted the entire house.
- In love.
- He was totally smitten by the librarian.
- Past participle of smite
Old English verb smittian "to pollute", cognate with German schmitzen, to pollute, and through Middle Low German with Danish smitte, to infect.
- Fortunately, Bill was equally smitten with Katie.
- Had she been that smitten or so desperate to leave?
- He was immediately smitten with violent pains, and after a few days died.
- Again a disaster happened through some obscure cause, and seventy of the sons of Jeconiah were smitten (I Sam.
- Smitten with panic, Dillon's force fled at sight of the enemy, and Dillon, after receiving a wound from one of his own soldiers, was murdered by the mob of Lille.