lovesick

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adjective love·sick \ˈləv-ˌsik\

Definition of lovesick

  1. 1 :  languishing with love :  yearning a lovesick suitor

  2. 2 :  expressing a lover's longing

lovesickness

noun

15th Century

First Known Use of lovesick

15th century


LOVESICK Defined for English Language Learners

lovesick

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adjective love·sick \ˈləv-ˌsik\

Definition of lovesick for English Language Learners

  • : unhappy because of love : feeling weak, foolish, or unhappy because someone you love does not love you

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