Complete Definition of "smitten"

English

Etymology
OE. verb smittian "to pollute".

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-smitten.ogg|Audio (US)
rhymes|ɪtÉn

Adjective
en-adj

  1. Made irrationally enthusiastic.

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

  1. in love|In love.

#: He was totally smitten by the librarian.

  1. archaic Struck (by) a heavy blow.

#: And he was smitten a mighty blow by the hammer of Thor.

Translations
trans-top|made irrationally enthusiastic
Finnish: hullaantunut
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trans-top|in love
Finnish: rakastunut, hullaantunut
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trans-top|struck (by) a heavy blow
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See also
crush

Verb
smitten

  1. past participle of|smite

el:smitten
te:smitten
vi:smitten

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