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noun 
  1. (uncountable) An intense feeling of affection and care towards another person.
A mother"s is not easily shaken.
  1. (uncountable) A deep or abiding liking for something.
My of cricket knows no bounds.
  1. (uncountable) A profound and caring attraction towards someone.
Your is the most important thing in my life.
  1. (uncountable) A condition in which the happiness of another is essential to one's own happiness. (Paraphrased from a definition offered by http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_A._Heinlein Robert A. Heinlein, in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stranger_in_a_Strange_Land Stranger in a Strange Land, 1961)
  2. (countable) The object of one"s romantic feelings; a darling or sweetheart
I met my by the gasworks wall.
  1. (colloquial) A term of address, regardless of feelings.
Hello, , how can I help you?
  1. (context, racquet sports) zero, no score.
So that"s fifteen- to Kournikova.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: nul
  • French: amour
  • German: null
  • Italian: amore
  • Spanish: cero, nada
verb (lov, ing)
  1. (transitive) To have a strong affection for.
  2. (transitive) To need, thrive on.
Mold loves moist, dark places.
  1. (transitive) (colloquial) To be strongly inclined towards something; an emphatic form of like.
I walking barefoot on wet grass.
I'd to join the team.
  1. (transitive) To care deeply about.
"You shall the Lord your God with your whole heart, and your whole mind, and your whole soul; you shall your neighbor as yourself."
  1. (transitive) To lust for.
  2. (transitive) (euphemistic) To sex, have sex with, (perhaps from make love.)
I wish I could her all night long.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: vrijen
  • French: faire l'amour, coucher avec, baiser (slang)
  • German: lieben, ehren
  • Italian: fare l'amore
  • Spanish: hacer el amor
Etymology: lufu (noun), lufian (verb), from Germanic
  • lubo, from Indo-European
  • leubh-.(tennis) As a zero score in tennis, "love" derives from French Åuf, l"Åuf ("the egg").



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