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infatuate

in·fat·u·ate

infatuate

 
 
pronunciation:
ihn fae chu eIt
parts of speech:
transitive verb, adjective
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: infatuated, infatuates, infatuating
definition: to cause a foolish and irrational passion or attachment in (someone).
He could not explain later why this girl had infatuated him so, but it was true that he'd been crazy about her.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: foolishly or irrationally in love; infatuated.