lovey–dovey

play
adjective \ˌlə-vē-ˈdə-vē\

Definition of lovey–dovey

  1. :  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

play
adjective

Definition of lovey–dovey for English Language Learners

  • : showing a lot of love or affection


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