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love

love

 
 
pronunciation:
luhv
parts of speech:
noun, verb
phrases:
in love
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a strong feeling of liking and caring about another person or thing.
She has a deep love for her children.
antonyms:
hatred
definition 2: strong interest in or liking for something.
He has a great love for music.
antonyms:
hatred
similar words:
taste, thing
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: loved, loves, loving
definition: to have a strong feeling of caring about and liking a person or thing.
My parents love each other and have a happy marriage.My daughter loves her dog.
antonyms:
hate
similar words:
care for, worship
phrase: in love
Word Builder: love +
  • lover:
    a person you are in love with.
  • loving:
    showing love.
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feeling love
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