Un smitten

smitten

[smit-n]
adjective
1.
struck, as with a hard blow.
2.
grievously or disastrously stricken or afflicted.
3.
very much in love.
verb
4.
a past participle of smite.

Origin:
1200–50; Middle English; see smite, -en3

unsmitten, adjective
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smitten (ˈsmɪtən)
 
vb
1.  a past participle of smite
 
adj
2.  (postpositive) affected by love (for)

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smitten
mid-13c., pp. of smite. Sense of "inspired with love" is from 1660s.
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