noun. ['ˌɪnˌfætʃuːˈeɪʃən'] a foolish and usually extravagant passion or love or admiration.
Words that Rhyme with Infatuation
Example sentences of the word infatuation
1. Noun, singular or mass
The three-month mark into a relationship is special as it signifies the infatuation stage of the relationship.
Quotes containing the word infatuation
1. Red is such an interesting color to correlate with emotion, because it's on both ends of the spectrum. On one end you have happiness, falling in love, infatuation with someone, passion, all that. On the other end, you've got obsession, jealousy, danger, fear, anger and frustration.
- Taylor Swift
2. You didn’t think I’d let you go alone, did you?”“No, but I’m grateful that I had you with me.”“Grateful is all I’m going to get, isn’t it?”“What else were you hoping for?”“Adoration, devotion, affection, infatuation, or just plain finding me irresistible.”“Sorry, Don Juan. You’ll have to live with my undying gratitude.
- Colleen Houck, Tiger's Quest
3. Infatuation is not quite the same thing as love; it's more like love's shady second cousin who's always borrowing money and can't hold down a job.
- Elizabeth Gilbert, Committed: A Skeptic Makes Peace with Marriage
noun. ['ˌɪnˌfætʃuːˈeɪʃən'] temporary love of an adolescent.
- puppy love
noun. ['ˌɪnˌfætʃuːˈeɪʃən'] an object of extravagant short-lived passion.