What does love affair mean?

Definitions for love affair

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. love affair, romance(noun)

    a relationship between two lovers


  1. love affair(Noun)

    An affair; an adulterous relationship. Used colloquially to distinguish which type of affair, leaving less room for doubt.

  2. love affair(Noun)

    A fondness


  1. Love Affair

    Love Affair is a 1939 American romantic film starring Irene Dunne and Charles Boyer and featuring Maria Ouspenskaya. It was directed by Leo McCarey and written by Delmer Daves and Donald Ogden Stewart, based on a story by McCarey and Mildred Cram. Love Affair was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, Best Writing, Original Story, Best Original Song, and Best Art Direction. The film was remade by McCarey in 1957 as An Affair to Remember with Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr in the lead roles, using a very similar screenplay, and by Glenn Gordon Caron in 1994 as Love Affair, starring Warren Beatty, Annette Bening and, in her last feature film appearance, Katharine Hepburn. A 1999 Bollywood movie, Mann, was made based on the same storyline.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of love affair in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of love affair in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    To be a poet is a love affair, not a desire to dare.

  2. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    When you love your work then it isn't work, it's your love affair.

  3. George Bernard Shaw:

    The perfect love affair is one which is conducted entirely by post.

  4. Mignon McLaughlin:

    We all become great explorers during our first few days in a new city, or a new love affair.

  5. Novak Djokovic:

    I've had a love affair with Rod Laver Arena for many years and I hope it can last a long time.

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Translations for love affair

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • علاقة غراميةArabic
  • LiebesabenteuerGerman
  • ligueSpanish
  • rakkaussuhde, rakkausjuttu, rakkausseikkailuFinnish
  • affaire de cœurFrench
  • 不倫, 色恋沙汰, ラブアフェア, 情事Japanese
  • 정사, 불륜, 연애 사건, 러브 어페어Korean
  • cōnsuētūdōLatin
  • роман, любовное похождение, любовная интрига, шуры-мурыRussian

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