lovelorn

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adjective love·lorn \ˈləv-ˌlȯrn\

Definition of lovelorn

  1. :  bereft of love or of a lover letters from lovelorn soldiers

lovelornness

play \ˈləv-ˌlȯrn-nəs\ noun

1637

First Known Use of lovelorn

1637




LOVELORN Defined for English Language Learners

lovelorn

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adjective love·lorn \ˈləv-ˌlȯrn\

Definition of lovelorn for English Language Learners

  • : unhappy because of love : feeling love for someone who does not feel the same way



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