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loved

[luhvd] /lʌvd/
adjective
1.
held in deep affection; cherished:
loved companions; much-loved friends.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English
Related forms
unloved, adjective
well-loved, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for unloved

unloved

/ʌnˈlʌvd/
adjective
1.
not loved or cared for: feeling neglected and unloved
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Word Origin and History for unloved
adj.

late 14c., from un- (1) "not" + past participle of love (v.).

He that can love unloved again,
Hath better store of love than brain
[Robert Ayton (1570-1638)]

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