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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Very drunk; muddled;

Usage examples (35)
  • Both sorts of gardener are besotted; both get their hands dirty; think and talk gardening; but on the threshold of another's garden, each use a different set of whiskers.
  • Verb (used with object), : a mind besotted with fear and superstition. ,He is besotted by her youth and beauty
  • Are aliens voyeuristically studying a very small plot of earth, mainly a rain besotted suburban backyard and shed?
  • Now, haven't heard ya 'besotted' has won the Orange Prize? for more
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