a strong positive emotion of regard and affection; “his love for his work”; “children need a lot of love”
any object of warm affection or devotion; “the theater was her first love”; “he has a passion for cock fighting”;
have a great affection or liking for; “I love French food”; “She loves her boss and works hard for him”
beloved: a beloved person; used as terms of endearment
get pleasure from; “I love cooking”
a deep feeling of sexual desire and attraction; “their love left them indifferent to their surroundings”; “she was his first love”
be enamored or in love with; “She loves her husband deeply”
a score of zero in tennis or squash; “it was 40 love”
sleep together: have sexual intercourse with; “This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm”; “Adam knew Eve”; “Were you ever intimate with this man?”
Love is always bestowed as a gift —
freely, willingly, and without expectation….
We don’t love to be loved; we love to love.
~ Leo Buscaglia