very little love lost

Definition of very little love lost

  1. —used to say that people dislike each other They were polite with each other, but it was clear that there was very little love lost between them.

Word by Word Definitions

veryplay
  1. :  properly entitled to the name or designation :  true

    :  actual, real

    :  simple, plain

  1. :  in actual fact :  truly

    :  to a high degree :  exceedingly

littleplay
  1. :  not big: such as

    :  small in size or extent :  tiny

    :  young

  1. :  in only a small quantity or degree :  slightly

    :  not at all

    :  rarely, infrequently

  1. :  a small amount, quantity, or degree

    :  practically nothing

    :  a short time

loveplay
  1. :  strong affection for another arising out of kinship or personal ties

    :  attraction based on sexual desire :  affection and tenderness felt by lovers

    :  affection based on admiration, benevolence, or common interests

  1. :  to hold dear :  cherish

    :  to feel a lover's passion, devotion, or tenderness for

    :  caress

lostplay
  1. :  not made use of, won, or claimed

    :  no longer possessed

    :  no longer known


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