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carrying a torch (for)

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variants: or carrying the torch (for)
present participle of carry a torch (for)

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to feel passion, devotion, or tenderness for
  • She still carries a torch for her husband after over 30 years of marriage.

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“Carrying a torch (for).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/carrying%20a%20torch%20%28for%29. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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