light-o'-love

noun
\ ˌlīt-ə-ˈləv How to pronounce light-o'-love (audio) \
variants: or less commonly light-of-love \ ˌlīt-​əv-​ˈləv How to pronounce light-of-love (audio) \
plural light-o'-loves also lights-of-love

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First Known Use of light-o'-love

1589, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of light-o'-love was in 1589

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“Light-o'-love.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/light-o%27-love. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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