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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Chiefly British Variant of enamor.

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  • v. Alternative spelling of enamor.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To inflame with love; charm; captivate: used chiefly in the past participle, with of or with before the person or thing: as, to be enamoured of a lady; to be enamoured of or with books or science.
  • Synonyms To fascinate, bewitch.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. attract; cause to be enamored

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  • I love my car
    I'll admit today I've gone too far
    To enamour myself of my little motor car

    I love my dog
    I love my pussy cat, I love the rat
    That lives under the floor and makes his bed from novelettes.


    (I love my car, by Belle and Sebastian)

    November 12, 2008