lovey-dovey

adjective \ ˌlə-vē-ˈdə-vē \

Definition of lovey-dovey

: expressing much love or sentimentality; also : mushy

lovey-doveyness

play \ˌlə-vē-ˈdə-vē-nəs\ noun

First Known Use of lovey-dovey

1879


LOVEY-DOVEY Defined for English Language Learners

lovey-dovey

adjective

Definition of lovey-dovey for English Language Learners

  • : showing a lot of love or affection


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