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Lover

[luhv-er] /ˈlʌv ər/
noun
1.
Samuel, 1797–1868, Irish novelist, painter, and songwriter.
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British Dictionary definitions for sam lover

lover

/ˈlʌvə/
noun
1.
a person, now esp a man, who has an extramarital or premarital sexual relationship with another person
2.
(often pl) either of the two people involved in a love affair
3.
  1. someone who loves a specified person or thing: a lover of music
  2. (in combination): a music-lover, a cat-lover
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Word Origin and History for sam lover

lover

n.

early 13c., agent noun from love (v.). Old English had lufend for male lovers, lufestre for women. Meaning "one who has a predilection for" (a thing, concept, pursuit, etc.) is mid-14c. As a form of address to a lover, from 1911. Related: Loverly.

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Slang definitions & phrases for sam lover

lover

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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