En·am·or v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enamored p. pr. & vb. n. Enamoring.] To inflame with love; to charm; to captivate; -- with of, or with, before the person or thing; as, to be enamored with a lady; to be enamored of books or science. [Written also enamour.]
Passionately enamored of this shadow of a dream. --W. Irving.