Definition of inamorata noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ɪnˌæməˈrɑːtə//
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˌæməˈrɑːtə//
(from Italian, formal or humorous)
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a person’s female lover Word Origin mid 17th cent.: Italian, literally ‘enamoured’, feminine of inamorato, past participle of the verb inamorare, based on Latin amor ‘love’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: inamorata