love nest


Definition of love nest 

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

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The Root went to Ericka’s and Ebony’s apartment in Brooklyn, N.Y., to film them in their love nest. Danielle Young, The Root, "Ericka and Ebony: ‘Our Love Is Not Complicit in White Systems’," 27 June 2018 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, "Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Have a New Countryside Retreat," 31 May 2018 To add the zest of variety, mallards sometimes make their love nest in farm fields, especially where the alfalfa grows. Jane Ford-stewart, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Seven things you never knew about the sex lives of mallard ducks," 10 Apr. 2018 Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux‘s Bel Air estate is a love nest no more. Mackenzie Schmidt,, "Inside the Home Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux Created Together," 15 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of love nest

1919, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of love nest was in 1919

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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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