Smitten meaning

smĭt'n
Made irrationally enthusiastic.

I was really smitten by the color combination, and soon repainted the entire house.

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Smitten is defined as to have struck, hit or blow with a heavy force, or to be very much in love.

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.

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In love.

He was totally smitten by the librarian.

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Past participle of smite.
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Origin of smitten

  • Old English verb smittian "to pollute", cognate with German schmitzen, to pollute, and through Middle Low German with Danish smitte, to infect.
    From Wiktionary