(En*am"el), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enameled or Enamelled; p. pr. & vb. n. Enameling or Enamelling.]
1. To lay enamel upon; to decorate with enamel whether inlaid or painted.
2. To variegate with colors as if with enamel.
Oft he [the serpent]bowedMilton.
His turret crest and sleek enameled neck.
3. To form a glossy surface like enamel upon; as, to enamel card paper; to enamel leather or cloth.
4. To disguise with cosmetics, as a woman's complexion.
(En*am"el) v. i. To practice the art of enameling.
(En*am"el), a. Relating to the art of enameling; as, enamel painting. Tomlinson.
(En*am"el*ar) a. Consisting of enamel; resembling enamel; smooth; glossy. [R.] Craig.
(En*am"eled) a. Coated or adorned with enamel; having a glossy or variegated surface; glazed.
[Written also enamelled.]
(En*am"el*er En*am"el*ist), n. One who enamels; a workman or artist who applies enamels in
ornamental work. [Written also enameller, enamellist.]
(En*am"or) v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enamored ; p. pr. & vb. n. Enamoring.] [OF. enamourer,
enamorer; pref. en- (L. in) + OF. & F. amour love, L. amor. See Amour, and cf. Inamorato.] To
inflame with love; to charm; to captivate; with of, or with, before the person or thing; as, to be enamored
with a lady; to be enamored of books or science. [Written also enamour.]
Passionately enamored of this shadow of a dream.W. Irving.
(En*am"or*ment) n. The state of being enamored. [R.]
(E*nan`ti*o*mor"phous) a. [Gr. 'enanti`os opposite + morfh` form.] (Crystallog.)
Similar, but not superposable, i. e., related to each other as a right-handed to a left-handed glove;
said of certain hemihedral crystals.
(E*nan`ti*o*path"ic) a. (Med.) Serving to palliate; palliative. Dunglison.
(E*nan`ti*op"a*thy) n. [Gr. of contrary properties or affections; 'enanti`os opposite + suffering,
affection, fr. to suffer.]
1. An opposite passion or affection. Sir W. Hamilton.
2. (Med.) Allopathy; a term used by followers of Hahnemann, or homeopathists.
(||E*nan`ti*o"sis) n. [NL., fr. Gr. contradiction, fr. 'enanti`os opposite.] (Rhet.) A figure of
speech by which what is to be understood affirmatively is stated negatively, and the contrary; affirmation
(En*arch") v. t. To arch. [Obs.] Lydgate.
(En*arched") a. (Her.) Bent into a curve; said of a bend or other ordinary.