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"Enamorado" is an adjective which is often translated as "in love", and "apasionado" is an adjective which is often translated as "passionate". Learn more about the difference between "enamorado" and "apasionado" below.
enamorado(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (romantic love; often used with "de")
a. in love
Mi primo está enamorado de mi mejor amiga.My cousin is in love with my best friend.
¡Estás enamorada y no lo puedes negar!You're in love and you can't hide it!
2. (prone to falling in love) (Southern Cone)
a. romantic
Julio es muy enamorado; cada semana cree que acaba de conocer a la chica perfecta.Julio is a romantic; every week he thinks he's met the perfect girl.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3. (romantic partner)
a. lover
Se ve con su enamorada todos los días.He meets his lover every day.
4. (fan)
a. lover
Si eres un enamorado de las artes marciales, te encantará está película.If you're a martial arts lover, you'll love this film.
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apasionado(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (with passion)
a. passionate
Mike vive el béisbol de forma apasionada.Mike is passionate about baseball.
b. impassioned (speech)
Su discurso apasionado conmovió a los presentes.His impassioned speech moved the audience.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
2. (admirer)
a. enthusiast
Esta ruta es una delicia para los apasionados de la naturaleza.This route is a delight for nature enthusiasts.
b. lover
Su abuelo era un apasionado del ajedrez.His grandfather was a chess lover.
c. devotee
Julia es una apasionada de las películas en blanco y negro.Julia is a devotee of black-and-white movies.
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