Example sentences for: infatuation

How can you use “infatuation” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The otherwise repellent Bunt is redeemed by his somewhat ridiculous infatuation with Mei-ping, and the at times heavy-handed tale of the factory sale gives way to a more interesting story, a love triangle of sorts among Bunt, Mei-ping, and Bunt's mother, Betty.

  • The current stock market's infatuation with all things Internet has led to indefensible overestimation of the actual strength of most Net companies.

  • We're not sure if Jim Carrey knows it, but the Globe says that Renée Zellweger has a "huge infatuation" with Paul McCartney, while the Star reports that Britney Spears has a "major crush" on Britain's Prince William and even tried to ply him with "provocative photos showing off her famous curves."

  • "Flawless is so awful it just might put an end to Hollywood's hypocritical infatuation with men in drag as symbols of its own supposedly liberated sexual attitudes" (Stephen Holden, the New York Times ). Critics call it corny, predictable, and packed with gay stereotypes.

  • Fight Club , a movie about a fictional organization of men who strip down and beat each other to pulp, has provoked more than its share of media hand-wringing, particularly diatribes about Hollywood's infatuation with violence and Faludi-esque ruminations about the emasculated American male.


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