inamorato

/ɪnæməˈratoʊ/ (say inamuh'rahtoh)

noun (plural inamoratos)
a male lover.
{see inamorata}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Inamorato — In*a mo*ra to, n.; pl. {Inamoratos}. [See {Inamorata}.] A male lover. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inamorato — (n.) 1892, masc. of INAMORATA (Cf. inamorata) (q.v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • inamorato — ► NOUN (pl. inamoratos; fem. inamorata, pl. inamoratas) ▪ a person s lover. ORIGIN Italian, enamoured …   English terms dictionary

  • inamorato — /in am euh rah toh, in am /, n., pl. inamoratos. a man who loves or is loved; male sweetheart or lover. [1585 95; < It innamorato, masc. ptp. of innamorare to inflame with love. See ENAMOR] * * * …   Universalium

  • inamorato — noun A lover; a gallant …   Wiktionary

  • inamorato — Synonyms and related words: Casanova, Don Juan, Lothario, Romeo, amoroso, beau, beloved, boyfriend, caballero, cavalier, cavaliere servente, esquire, fellow, flame, gallant, gigolo, lady killer, love maker, lover, man, necker, old man, petter,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • inamorato — ɪ næmɔː rɑːtəʊ n. boyfriend, lover, beloved man …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inamorato — [ɪˌnamə rα:təʊ] noun (fem. inamorata) (plural inamoratos or inamoratas) a person s lover. Origin C16: Ital., lit. enamoured , past participle of inamorare, based on L. amor love …   English new terms dictionary

  • inamorato — n lover, swain, amorist, gallant; suitor, wooer, pursuer, admirer, adorer; beau, sweetheart, spark, Inf. flame, love, beloved, Romeo; fiance, betrothed, young man, boy friend; paramour, intimate, Fr. intime. friend, It. cicisbeo …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • inamorato — in·am·o·ra·to …   English syllables

  • inamorato — in•am•o•ra•to [[t]ɪnˌæm əˈrɑ toʊ, ˌɪn æm [/t]] n. pl. tos a male sweetheart or lover • Etymology: 1585–95; < It innamorato, masc. ptp. of innamorare to inflame with love …   From formal English to slang

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