Definition of love

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • love is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 7
  • love is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 7
  • love is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 9

Definition of love


  • sexual activities (often including sexual intercourse) between two people (noun)

    Examples

    1. his lovemaking disgusted her
    2. he hadn't had any love in months
    3. he has a very complicated love life

    Synonyms

    1. love life
    2. lovemaking
    3. making love
    4. sexual love
  • any object of warm affection or devotion (noun)

    Examples

    1. the theater was her first love

    Synonyms

    1. passion
  • a beloved person; used as terms of endearment (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. beloved
    2. dear
    3. dearest
    4. honey
  • get pleasure from (verb)

    Examples

    1. I love cooking

    Synonyms

    1. enjoy
  • have sexual intercourse with (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. bang
    2. be intimate
    3. bed
    4. bonk
    5. do it
    6. eff
    7. fuck
    8. get it on
    9. get laid
    10. have a go at it
    11. have intercourse
    12. have it away
    13. have it off
    14. have sex
    15. hump
    16. jazz
    17. know
    18. lie with
    19. make love
    20. make out
    21. roll in the hay
    22. screw
    23. sleep together
    24. sleep with
  • a deep feeling of sexual desire and attraction (noun)

    Examples

    1. their love left them indifferent to their surroundings
    2. she was his first love

    Synonyms

    1. erotic love
    2. sexual love
  • a score of zero in tennis or squash (noun)

    Examples

    1. it was 40 love
  • a strong positive emotion of regard and affection (noun)

    Examples

    1. his love for his work
    2. children need a lot of love
  • be enamored or in love with (verb)

    Examples

    1. She loves her husband deeply
  • have a great affection or liking for (verb)

    Examples

    1. I love French food
    2. She loves her boss and works hard for him

See definition of love in Merriam Webster

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