Simple Definition of valentine
: a card or gift that you give usually to someone you love on Valentine's Day
: a person you give a valentine to
Full Definition of valentine
1 : a sweetheart chosen or complimented on Valentine's Day
2 a : a gift or greeting sent or given especially to a sweetheart on Valentine's Day; especially : a greeting card sent on this day b : something (as a movie or piece of writing) expressing uncritical praise or affection : tribute
Examples of valentine in a sentence
Won't you be my Valentine?
First Known Use of valentine
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Definition of valentine for Students
1 : a greeting card or gift sent or given on Valentine's Day
2 : a sweetheart given something as a sign of affection on Valentine's Day
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