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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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I still get excited when my husband makes love to me, but I seem to plateau and stay there.
"But now he's got the stability of marriage to support him he feels far more secure and knows that he makes love now and doesn't just have sex."
Biographer Margot Peters relies on Sarton's wild personal life for excitement, as the poet makes love with everyone from Muriel Rukeyser to her own shrink.