What is Love ?

Love is (noun) 1. a great liking for someone or something Give my love to your wife. Her great love is opera. to be in love to love each other They seem to be very much in love. to fall in love with someone to start to like them very much They fell in love at first sight. 2. to make love to have sex with someone She swore on oath that he had never made love to her or that they had never made love. 3. (in games such as tennis) a score of zero points She lost the first set six – love (6-0). 4. a person whom you love She’s the love of his life. 5. a way of addressing, especially to a woman or child Hallo, love, what can I do for you this morning? (verb) 1. to have strong feelings for someone or something ‘I love you!,’ he said. She loves little children. The children love their teacher. His wife thinks he loves someone else. 2. to like something very much We love going on holiday by the seaside. I’d love to come with you, but I’ve got too much work to do.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level