What does lover mean?

Definitions for lover
ˈlʌv ərlover

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lover(noun)

    a person who loves someone or is loved by someone

  2. fan, buff, devotee, lover(noun)

    an ardent follower and admirer

  3. lover(noun)

    a significant other to whom you are not related by marriage

GCIDE

  1. Lover(n.)

    One who is involved in a sexual relationship with another; as, she took a lover.

Wiktionary

  1. lover(Noun)

    A person who loves another person, a sweetheart.

  2. lover(Noun)

    A sexual partner.

  3. lover(Noun)

    A person who loves something; connoisseur.

  4. Origin: From lover, lovyere, derivative of loven, lovien, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lover(noun)

    one who loves; one who is in love; -- usually limited, in the singular, to a person of the male sex

  2. Lover(noun)

    a friend; one strongly attached to another; one who greatly desires the welfare of any person or thing; as, a lover of his country

  3. Lover(noun)

    one who has a strong liking for anything, as books, science, or music

  4. Lover(noun)

    alt. of Lovery

Freebase

  1. Lover

    "Lover" is a popular song written by Richard Rodgers, with words by Lorenz Hart. It was featured in the movie Love Me Tonight. Les Paul's version was a guitar instrumental released by Capitol Records in 1948. It has a french title Partout Toi. Frank Sinatra has recorded it twice in 1950 and 1961 but Peggy Lee took ownership in 1952 and it featured in that year's version of the movie The Jazz Singer which she appeared in.Cliff Richard has recorded it on his album Listen to Cliff!.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lover

    an obsolete form of louvre.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. LOVER

    An ardent admirer who says, "Yes, dearest, I will shovel the snow of the lake so that we can go skating!" and, after marriage remarks, "What! Shovel the snow off the walk for you? Well, I should say not! I'm no chore boy." Hell is paved with good intentions--also asbestos. M A fool and his wife are soon parted. See Alimony. MAGAZINE A receptacle for explosives, literary or mechanical.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lover' in Nouns Frequency: #1407

How to pronounce lover?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say lover in sign language?

  1. lover

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lover in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lover in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of lover in a Sentence

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    All mankind love a lover.

  2. Dorothy Rothschild Parker:

    Hell's afloat in lover's tears.

  3. Edward Gibbon:

    I sighed as a lover, I obeyed as a son.

  4. Plato:

    There is no such thing as a lover's oath.

  5. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Life is an endless story of lover and beloved.

Images & Illustrations of lover

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