Limerence: n. The state of being infatuated or obsessed with another person. Melissa’s limerence for J-Lo was obvious from the dozens of posters on her bedroom walls. Here are some more beautiful words that describe love—and these don’t even have an English equivalent.
Chatoyant: adj. Showing a band of bright reflected light, like a cat’s eye. The chatoyant emerald in Anne’s ring dazzled everyone at the party.