Moonstruck Definition

-strĭkən
adjective
Affected mentally in some way, supposedly by the influence of the moon.
Webster's New World
Dazed or distracted with romantic sentiment.
American Heritage
Mentally deranged; crazy.
American Heritage

(by extension) Showing irrational behaviour, especially of a romantic or sentimental nature.

Wiktionary

Origin of Moonstruck

  • From the belief that the moon caused mental disorders

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • moon +"Ž struck.

    From Wiktionary

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