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unlove

verb un·love \ "+ \

Definition of unlove

transitive verb
: to cease to love
  • he must not unlove her but he must certainly leave her
  • Delineator
intransitive verb
: to stop loving something
  • he can … unlove so easily
  • —Robert Hichens

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Origin and Etymology of unlove

Middle English unloven, from 2un- + loven to love


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unlove

noun un·love \ ˈənˌləv \

Definition of unlove

: absence of love : hate
  • after months of gnawing unlove
  • —Martha Gellhorn

Origin and Etymology of unlove

1un- + love, noun


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