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love /lʊv/, /lʌv/
  • zero
nul
I love you /aɪ ˈlʌv juː/
  • affirmation of affection or deep caring
ik hou van je
ik hou van jou
I love you /aɪ ˈlʌv juː/
  • affirmation of romantic feeling
ik hou van je
ik hou van jou
ik houd van je
ik houd van jou
ik heb je lief
ik hou van u
I love you /aɪ ˈlʌv juː/
  • platonic expression of inclination or liking
ik heb u graag
lovely /ˈlʌvli/
  • very nice, wonderful
heerlijk
zalig
lovely /ˈlʌvli/
  • Beautiful; charming; very pleasing in form, looks, tone, or manner.
beminnelijk
liefelijk
lieflijk
lovely /ˈlʌvli/
  • inspiring love or friendship
(teer)geliefd
lievenswaardig
lovely /ˈlʌvli/
  • attractive person
liefje
lieverd
oogappel /oxɑˈpəl/
schat
lovely /ˈlʌvli/
  • lovely object
schat
love triangle /ˈlʌv ˌtɹaɪ.æŋɡəl/
  • situation in which two people vie for the love of a third
driehoeksverhouding
love letter
  • letter about the author's love
liefdesbrief
love child
  • child born as a result of a romantic liaison between unmarried parents
liefdeskind
love bite
  • swelling on the skin
zuigzoen
zuigplek
zuigvlek
puppy love
  • youthful infatuation with another person
kalverliefde
love game
  • a game in which one player scored no points
lovegame
love interest /ˈlʌv ˈɪntɹəst/, /ˈlʌv ˈɪntɹɪst/
  • one of interest as a (potential) partner in love
vlam /vlɑm/
self-love
  • regard for oneself
zelfrespect
love affair liefdesverhouding
love-making gevrij
home-loving hokvast
loved one beminde /bəˈmɪndə/
calf love kalverliefde
loving /ˈlʌvɪŋ/
  • expressing a large amount of love
liefhebbend
love hotel
  • short-stay hotel for sex
motel
loved /lʌvd/ bemind
love token liefdesbetuiging
fall in love
  • to come to have feelings of love
  • to come to have feelings of love towards each other
verliefd worden
verlieven
make love
  • to engage in sexual intercourse
de liefde bedrijven
vrijen
I'm in love with you
  • declaration of romantic feeling
ik ben verliefd op je
ik ben verliefd op jou
love at first sight
  • an instantaneous attraction
liefde op het eerste gezicht
in love
  • very fond (of an idea, etc.)
gek van
in love
  • of a person or persons: enamored
verliefd op
platonic love
  • intimate but non-sexual affection
platonische liefde
unrequited love
  • love that is not reciprocated, even though reciprocation is desired
onbeantwoorde liefde
love-in-a-mist
  • Nigella damascena
juffertje-in-het-groen
what a lovely day
  • what a lovely day
wat een mooie dag
love is blind
  • proverb
liefde is blind
misery loves company /ˈmɪz(ə)ɹi lʌvz ˈkʌmpəni/, /ˈmɪz(ə)ɹɪ lʌvz ˈkʌmp(ə)ni/
  • misery is easier when one is not the only one
ellende houdt van gezelschap
first love
  • one's first feeling of romantic love
eerste liefde
free love
  • practice of sexual intercourse without the restraints of marriage or commitment
vrije liefde
love-hate relationship haat-liefdeverhouding
love of one's neighbour menslievendheid
love of lucre winstbejag
declaration of love liefdesverklaring
courtly love hoofse liefde
loved one
  • very close friend or family member
dichtbij
love affair
  • adulterous relationship
avontuur
love affair
  • fondness
relatie
love handle
  • protruding area of fat on the side of the body
luchtband
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