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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (used in combination) affected by something overwhelming; Marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness.

Usage examples (36)
  • Conscience-smitten
  • Verb (used with object) : She smote him on the back with her umbrella. ,His sword had smitten thousands. ,smitten by polio. ,His...
  • The term smitten is here significant and deserves our serious consideration.
  • I am still a fan of Fairy Tales and remain smitten with any story that begins, “Once upon a time …” for more
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