What does besotted mean?

besotted meaning in General Dictionary

Made sottish senseless or infatuated characterized by drunken stupidity or by infatuation stupefied

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  • very intoxicated
  • of Besot
  • Made sottish, mindless, or infatuated; described as drunken stupidity, or by infatuation; stupefied.

besotted meaning in Etymology Dictionary

past participle adjective from besot.


besotted meaning in General Dictionary

(imp. & p. p.) of Besot

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  • (a.) Made sottish, mindless, or infatuated; characterized by drunken stupidity, or by infatuation; stupefied.

Sentence Examples with the word besotted

But the conduct of the besotted boy on whom at their marriage she had bestowed the title of king began at once to justify the enterprise and to play into the hands of all his enemies alike.

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