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love

(Affection), noun adoration, ardor, attachment, attraction, cherishing, closeness, craving, crush, desire, devotedness, devotion, emotion, enchantment, esteem, fancy, fervor, flame, fondness, friendship, intimacy, like, liking, longing, mutual attraction, passion, rapture, regard, sentiment, tender passion, true love, wanting, warmth, weakness, yearning
Associated concepts: marriage ceremonies, same-sex marriages

love

(Penchant), noun affection, avocation, consummng interest, dedication, devotion, effort, inclination, likening for an interest, passion, predilection, pursuit, relished interest, vocation, zest for an effort
See also: affection, affinity, predilection, regard
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There is also a theory that people who are in loving relationships may experience neuro-hormonal changes that have positive effects on the body, including the cardiovascular system," Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute cardiologist Julie Damp, said.
After the hearing, Detective Sergeant David Snowdon said: "It is obviously a very sad case - a husband and wife that had been married for 30 years and a very loving relationship.
Paula Sutton, county council early years library co-ordinator, said: "Everyone enjoys a cuddle, and sharing a book with a child is a special time that helps to build a strong and loving relationship, good language and listening skills and, above all, it's fun.
A department status report that Ray obtained after she made her complaint in June said that the children's mother seemed to have a loving relationship with them, that the house was clean when social workers arrived for unannounced visits and that there were no safety concerns involving her.
Asking recruits to forgo the basic human instinct of a loving relationship and a family would not be high on his benefits list.
She forms an especially loyal and loving relationship with Queen Mary Tudor (Bloody Mary).
A truly heartwarming and entertaining story Raising You Alone presents the loving relationship of a parent and child through many day-today situations.
On the matter of marriage I seem to recall (from Religious Knowledge classes) that it is the couple's agreement to live in a loving relationship that confers marriage upon them.
If you are in a loving relationship and have doubts, question yourself before submitting the ones you love to pain and heartache.
The 229-page daily guide explains how to establish and maintain a loving relationship.
A child deserves the right to maintain a loving relationship with both parents.
Minor's character, it turns out, is in a loving relationship with "a cup of minestrone soup.