besotted /bɪˈsɒtɪd/

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I. adjective

1. strongly infatuated

he became besotted with a local barmaid.
2.
‹archaic› intoxicated; drunk.
– origin late 16th cent.: past participle of besot ‘make foolishly affectionate’, from be- ‘cause to be’ + sot.

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