Origin of enamorMiddle English enamouren from Old French enamourer from en-, in + amour from Classical Latin amor, love
When a man is absolutely devoted to, fascinated by and in love with his new girlfriend, this is an example of a time when she enamors him.
transitive verben·am·ored, en·am·or·ing, en·am·ors
Origin of enamorMiddle English enamouren from Old French enamourer en- causative pref. ; see en- 1. amour love ; see amour .
(third-person singular simple present enamors, present participle enamoring, simple past and past participle enamored)
- To inflame with love; to charm; to captivate; — with of, or with, before the person or thing; as, to be enamored with a lady; to be enamored of books or science.