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Drug slang A regionally popular street term for crack cocaine
Psychology The personal experience and manifest expression of emotional attachment or bonding to another person
Types Sacred and profane love, and affectional and erotic love. The word is also used in the vernacular as a synonym for like or fancy
Sports medicine Nil, naught (tennis)

love

[ME.]
1. Profound concern and affection for another person.
2. In psychoanalysis, love may be equated with pleasure, particularly as it applies to the gratifying sexual experiences between individuals.
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You want to become more virtuous, more loving, more meditative; you want to find God, to come closer to your ideals.
Loving requires doing the right thing, even when we don't feel like it.
However these thoughts or emotions originate, moral living--civilization itself--requires that we relate to other people in loving ways, that we recognize the need of others to place a high value on themselves and the worlds they inhabit.
Lots of love carter & Taylor xxx gilmore frank Happy fathers Day Dad Have a Great Day love you always : adam & Emily xx Gilmore frank To my darling husband ,have a great fathers day ,all my love always your loving wife Judith xx GlendenninG Billy Happy Father's Day granda hope u have a lovely day lots of love Caitlin and Emily xxxx GlendenninG Liam Happy Father's Day to the best daddy in the world lots of love and kisses Caitlin and Emily xxxxxx GlendenninG Steven Happy Father's Day to a special dad love Sean Gordon Ross 1st Father's Day To the best daddy in the world, Lots of love from Allister xx GoslinG Carl Dad, you're our gaming partner, our best friend and the worlds best choir boy
Thank you for giving me a loving home with lots of love -Mitzee moo x Beesley Sharon Happy Mothers Day Mum Your One In a Million Thanks for all you do Lots Of Love leeanne, Anaya & Cassius Xxx Bridge Christina Happy Mother's Day All my love Alan x Bellamy Jean Happy Mother's Day to the best mum in the world.
total heroic goodness, loving God and neighbour without limits, with all our heart, soul, mind and soul, without the least trace of selfishness and egocentrism.
To stay in Love's orbit, we must practice unconditional positive regard for our partner; loving them even when they reveal their dark side to us, as we hope they will love us through revealing ours.
Like Pavlov's dog, we have become programmed to believe it, to internalize it, to suspect that when love does come sniffing around us, we better shoo it away in a hurry because we know black men and women can't co-exist in a loving relationship.
Nina Baym shows how nineteenth century woman's fiction, defined as written by, for, and about women, advocated the true marriage ideal for its heroines: sincere and deep love was not blind in these novels and united the heroine with a worthy, strong, loving man; see Baym, Woman's Fiction: A Guide to Novels by and about Women in America, 1820-1870 (Ithaca, NY, 1978), chap.
Friendship in this sense depends upon the act of loving unconditionally.
but if you said that by loving Diane, I transform myself into her, you would be speaking very accurately.