Moonstricken \Moon"strick`en\ (m[=oo]n"str[i^]k`'n), a. See {Moonstruck}. [1913 Webster]

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  • moonstricken — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective See moonstruck …   English dictionary for students

  • moonstricken — adj. mentally off center; affected (as with a romantic passion) by the supposed influence of the moon …   English contemporary dictionary

  • moonstricken — a.; (also moonstruck) Lunatic, simple, foolish, idiotic, hazy, silly, bewildered …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • moonstruck — /moohn struk /, adj. 1. mentally deranged, supposedly by the influence of the moon; crazed. 2. dreamily romantic or bemused. Also, moonstricken /moohn strik euhn/. [1665 75; MOON + STRUCK] * * * …   Universalium

  • moonstruck — adjective Showing irrational behaviour, especially of a romantic or sentimental nature Syn: moonstricken …   Wiktionary

  • moonstruck — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. infatuated, lovesick, foolish; see insane 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. crazed, deranged, demented, possessed, loony, insane. III (Roget s Thesaurus II) also moonstricken adjective Afflicted with or exhibiting… …   English dictionary for students

  • moonstruck — a. See moonstricken …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • moonstruck — /ˈmunstrʌk/ (say moohnstruk) adjective injuriously affected in mind (or otherwise), supposedly by the influence of the moon; dazed; crazed. Also, moonstricken /ˈmunstrɪkən/ (say moohnstrikuhn) …   Australian English dictionary

  • moonstruck — [mo͞on′strik΄ənmo͞on′struk΄] adj. affected mentally in some way, supposedly by the influence of the moon; specif., a) crazed; lunatic; insane b) romantically dreamy c) dazed or distracted: Also moonstricken [mo͞on′strik΄ən] …   English World dictionary

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