User:Donnie Love

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Donnie[edit]

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Donnie

  1. a male given name, diminutive of Don or Donald

Love[edit]

Most common English words before 1923: because · few · whom · #179: love · far · seemed · house

Etymology[edit]

Old English lufu (noun), lufian (verb), from Germanic *lubo, from Indo-European *leubh-.

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Noun[edit]

Love

  1. (uncountable) An intense feeling of affection and care towards another person.
    A mother’s love is not easily shaken.
  2. (uncountable) A deep or abiding liking for something
    My love of cricket knows no bounds.
  3. (uncountable) A profound and caring attraction towards someone.
    Your love is the most important thing in my life.
  4. (countable) The object of one’s romantic feelings; a darling or sweetheart
    I met my love by the gasworks wall.
  5. A term of address, regardless of feelings.
    Hello, love, how can I help you?
  6. (raquet sports) zero, no score.
    So that’s fifteen-love to Kournikova.

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Translations[edit]

strong affection

romantic feelings

darling or sweetheart

zero


Verb[edit]

Love

  1. (transitive) To have a strong affection for.
  2. (transitive) To be strongly inclined towards something; an emphatic form of like.
    I love walking barefoot on wet grass.
    I'd love to join the team.
  3. (transitive) To care deeply about.
    "You shall love the Lord your God with your whole heart, and your whole mind, and your whole soul; you shall love your neighbor as yourself."
  4. (transitive) To lust for.
  5. (transitive) (euphemistic) To have sex with, (perhaps from make love.)
    I wish I could love her all night long.

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Translations[edit]

have a strong affection for

be strongly inclined towards doing

(euphemistic): to have sex with

care about; will good for


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