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Synonyms for infatuation
ɪnˌfætʃ uˈeɪ ʃənin·fat·u·a·tion

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. infatuation

    Synonyms:
    fatuity, hallucination, madness, self-deception

    Antonyms:
    clear-sightedness, sagacity, wisdom, sanity, soundness

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  1. infatuationnoun

    a foolish and usually extravagant passion or love or admiration

    Synonyms:
    puppy love, calf love, crush

  2. puppy love, calf love, crush, infatuationnoun

    temporary love of an adolescent

    Synonyms:
    puppy love, crushed leather, jam, crush, calf love, press, compaction, crunch

  3. infatuationnoun

    an object of extravagant short-lived passion

    Synonyms:
    puppy love, calf love, crush

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  1. limerance

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  1. infatuationnoun

    Synonyms:
    folly, foolishness, hallucination, want of sound judgment

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  1. List of paraphrases for "infatuation":

    whim, crush

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD5.0 / 1 vote

  1. infatuation

    Synonyms:
    Puppy love

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How to use infatuation in a sentence?

  1. Deborah Carr:

    When people first fall in love, where they first feel infatuation, sometimes logic goes out the window, there's lots of data showing that logical thought patterns sometimes get lost in the fray when someone really is very attracted to a person or they're feeling the throes of passion.

  2. Tony Abbott:

    Plainly there are questions to be asked when someone with such a history of infatuation with extremism, violent crime and mental instability should be in possession of a gun license, we have very tough gun laws and I guess we can be pleased that he didn't have a more potent weapon at his disposal. But why did he have a gun license in the first place?

  3. Dean Phillips:

    She made several comments to folks that we obtained through interviews... comments that were troubling with regards to her infatuation with Columbine, the recognition that the Columbine anniversary is coming this week.

  4. Tony Abbott:

    We want to know why he wasn't being monitored given his history of violence, his history of mental instability and his history of infatuation with extremism.

  5. Tony Abbott:

    He had a long history of violent crime, infatuation with extremism and mental instability.


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