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infatuation

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishinfatuationin‧fat‧u‧a‧tion /ɪnˌfætʃuˈeɪʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable]  LOVEa strong feeling of love for someone or interest in something, especially a feeling that is unreasonable and does not continue for a long timeobsessioninfatuation with the current infatuation with seventies style Shaw’s infatuation with the actress is evident in his writing.
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infatuationHis infatuation with Diane seemed to be growing.She hoped that his ridiculous infatuation would soon wear off.infatuation withan infatuation with sexBardo said his infatuation with Schaeffer dominated his life.
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