love nest

noun

Definition of love nest

: a place (such as an apartment) used for amorous and often illicit rendezvous

Examples of love nest in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Back in 1993, this pair of red-tailed hawks had the audacity to build their love nest on a 12-floor window ledge. Howard Walker, Robb Report, 25 May 2021 In her fantasy world, which is a little love nest of a New York apartment, Jules tries to focus on Tyler. Ariana Romero, refinery29.com, 25 Jan. 2021 Frescoes in a love nest and the perfect tomb show another side of Raphael. Brian T. Allen, National Review, 19 Sep. 2020 Now police are planning to lay a love nest trap for the ornery bull. Jesse Leavenworth, courant.com, 4 Sep. 2020 Green’s Hotel near Mayfair, which became his love nest and forgery den. Paul Brown, Longreads, 10 Aug. 2020 The newly minted Duke and Duchess of Sussex may have slightly delayed their honeymoon, but that hasn't stopped the couple from picking out a love nest. Lauren Hubbard, Town & Country, 17 May 2019 The couple's Manhattan love nest, which Page Six reports is located at 432 Park Avenue, measures 4,000 square feet and was just purchased for a cool $17.5 million. Taylor Mead, House Beautiful, 20 June 2019 The newly minted Duke and Duchess of Sussex may have slightly delayed their honeymoon, but that hasn't stopped the couple from picking out a love nest. Lauren Hubbard, Town & Country, 17 May 2019

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First Known Use of love nest

1919, in the meaning defined above

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“Love nest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/love%20nest. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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love nest

noun

English Language Learners Definition of love nest

: a place (such as an apartment) where people who are having a love affair meet each other secretly

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