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She believed that Ursula was about to abandon her and that therefore she would be deprived of the little girl whom she had become very besotted with actually, Ursula’s younger child.
THE MOM WHO STOLE THE BLUEPRINTS FOR THE ATOMIC BOMB (THE FREAKONOMICS RADIO BOOK CLUB EP. 11)SARAH LYALLSEPTEMBER 25, 2021FREAKONOMICS
He’s presented as a besotted husband, always frustrated that Julia’s busy schedule doesn’t allow them enough alone time.
NETFLIX’S MY UNORTHODOX LIFE IS MORE BRAVO DOCUSOAP THAN REAL-LIFE UNORTHODOXJUDY BERMANJULY 14, 2021TIME
But I declare this king worthy of being confined as a madman if he were so atrociously besotted.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
She beheld an unknown Jenkins, wild-looking, stammering with a besotted laugh and outraging hands.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
The besotted world is not worth the pother this foolish young married woman makes over it.
THE ART OF DISAPPEARINGJOHN TALBOT SMITH
You are all besotted—hag-ridden—drunkards sitting in the stocks, and bowing down to the said stocks, and making a god thereof.
THE SAINT'S TRAGEDYCHARLES KINGSLEY
Appreciation, fairness were all very well, but this besotted heroine-worship was a little pitiable.
THE OPEN QUESTIONELIZABETH ROBINS
Those who do not venerate their poets, and have respect to the early history of their country, are a dull, besotted people.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
I could not rely upon my companions in slavery, besotted as they were with the fear of the devil and unnerved by misery.
THE PONIARD'S HILTEUGNE SUE
The drunkard soon becomes besotted, and is shunned even by the convivial.
LIFE OF ROBERT BURNSTHOMAS CARLYLE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BESOTTED

  • besotted
  • bombed
  • buzzed
  • crapulent
  • crapulous
  • drunk as a skunk
  • drunken
  • faced
  • half-seas over
  • in one's cups
  • inebriated
  • intoxicated
  • loaded
  • pickled
  • plastered
  • polluted
  • shit-faced
  • sloshed
  • smashed
  • soused
  • tanked
  • three sheets to the wind
  • tipsy
  • trashed
  • wasted
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