lovey-dovey

lovey-dovey

[luhv-ee-duhv-ee]
adjective Informal.
amorously affectionate: a lovey-dovey couple.

Origin:
1810–20; orig. affectionate term of address; see love, dove1, -ey2

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lovey-dovey
 
adj
making an excessive or ostentatious display of affection

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