lover

7 ENTRIES FOUND:

lov·er

noun \ˈlə-vər\

: a partner in a romantic or sexual relationship

: someone with whom a married person is having a love affair

: a person who loves something

Full Definition of LOVER

1
a :  a person in love; especially :  a man in love with a woman
b plural :  two persons in love with each other
2
:  an affectionate or benevolent friend
3
:  devotee
4
a :  paramour
b :  a person with whom one has sexual relations

Examples of LOVER

  1. His wife accused him of having a secret lover.
  2. She left her husband and ran away with her lover.

First Known Use of LOVER

13th century

Rhymes with LOVER

Lov·er

biographical name \ˈlə-vər\

Definition of LOVER

Samuel 1797–1868 Irish nov.

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