"smitten" in the verb sense
inflict a heavy blow on, with the hand, a tool, or a weapon
affect suddenly with deep feeling
"He was smitten with love for this young girl"
3. afflict, smite
cause physical pain or suffering in
"afflict with the plague"
"smitten" in the adjective sense
1. smitten, stricken, struck
used in combination) affected by something overwhelming
2. enamored, infatuated, in love, potty, smitten, soft on, taken with
marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness
"he was infatuated with her"
"Narcissus was a beautiful Greek youth who became enamored of his own reflection"
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