Definition of love
- maternal love for a child
- After all these years, they are still very much in love.
- love for his old schoolmates
- give her my love
- love of the sea
- baseball was his first love
Children need unconditional love from their parents.
He was just a lonely man looking for love.
She obviously loves her family very much.
You have to love in order to be loved.
He swore that he loved her madly.
She said she could never marry a man she didn't love.
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