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From Saint Valentine's Day (“day of celebration of romantic love”)
valentine (plural valentines)
- An expression of affection, especially romantic affection, usually in the form of greeting card, gift, or message given to a person the object of affection, especially on February 14th.
- Such an extravagant valentine was unexpected.
- A person to whom a valentine is given or received, especially on February 14th.
- Won't you be my valentine?
An expression of affect, especially romantic
A person to whom you give, or from whom you receive, a valentine, on February 14th