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[loo] /lu/
noun, verb (used with object), verb (used without object), loed, loeing. Scot.
love. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • But nane o' them a' loed ye like poor auld Barbara, that wad hae gien her life to pleasure ye.

    The Black Douglas S. R. Crockett
  • He was my braw, bonnie lad, and puir auld Elsie loed him better than ye a'!

    The Coward Henry Morford
  • Didna ye tell me a' aboot yer gran' freen' and hoo, and hoo lang ye had loed him?

    Heather and Snow George MacDonald
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Late Old English
level of effort
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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