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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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Bhadradri Kothagudem (Telangana) [India], July 5 (ANI): A man was reportedly stabbed to death over his sister's love affair in a birthday party on Friday early morning.
'Love Affair with Nature' is celebrated annually in the city every 'Valentine's Day' whose theme is a demonstration of love in nature.
Hercules & Love Affair combines disco, house and techno in ways that bridge the gap between indie and dance.
Pleading for leniency from court, she said her brother wanting to stop her love affair confronted her with a knife but in the process she stabbed him with the knife.
The celebrated 16th century tale about the tragic love affair between India's Mughal ruler Crown Prince Salim and the beautiful, ill-fated court dancer Anarkali will be brought to life in a musical format.
This is my love affair with medicine, and the love affair of so many others who had the fortune or misfortune to wander into this profession.
On Saturday he travels with Albion Rovers, the club closest to his heart, a love affair triggered by his grandad, who first introduced him to a world of underdogs and outsiders.
"The 'Love Affair' series is about the feeling of nostalgia when I think about Lahore's Kites Festival, the sweet jalebis and kheer sold by street vendors and the rows of colourful bangles displayed during "Chaandraat", the night before Eid," says Thajba.
Love Affair's creative thrust is hinged on the idea of not only delivering music, but rather an entire theatre experience to the audience.
"Bats, Balls, and Hollywood Stars: Hollywood's Love Affair with Baseball" includes some of the stories and backstage tales that made Hollywood Stars Night a Los Angeles Dodgers tradition for nearly 60 years.
THEY'VE fallen out, made up and grown old together - so it's no wonder Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill describe their most famous characters' relationship as a love affair.
Speaking at the meeting, Chandrapal Fauzi-- a Jat leader owing allegiance to the Bharatiya Kisan Union ( BKU)-- was quoted as saying that the girls should be thrown into river Ganga if they have a love affair with anybody.