Synonyms for love

Synonyms for (noun) love

Synonyms: sexual love, making love, love, love life, lovemaking

Definition: sexual activities (often including sexual intercourse) between two people

Usage: his lovemaking disgusted her; he hadn't had any love in months; he has a very complicated love life

Similar words: sex, sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice

Definition: activities associated with sexual intercourse

Usage: they had sex in the back seat


Synonyms: passion, love

Definition: any object of warm affection or devotion

Usage: the theater was her first love; he has a passion for cock fighting;

Similar words: object

Definition: the focus of cognitions or feelings

Usage: objects of thought; the object of my affection


Synonyms: sexual love, love, erotic love

Definition: a deep feeling of sexual desire and attraction

Usage: their love left them indifferent to their surroundings; she was his first love

Similar words: sexual desire, eros, physical attraction, concupiscence

Definition: a desire for sexual intimacy


Synonyms: love

Definition: a strong positive emotion of regard and affection

Usage: his love for his work; children need a lot of love

Similar words: emotion

Definition: any strong feeling


Synonyms: love, honey, beloved, dear, dearest

Definition: a beloved person; used as terms of endearment

Similar words: lover

Definition: a person who loves someone or is loved by someone


Synonyms: love

Definition: a score of zero in tennis or squash

Usage: it was 40 love

Similar words: score

Definition: a number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest

Usage: the score was 7 to 0

Synonyms for (verb) love

Synonyms: make love, make out, jazz, lie with, know, love, fuck, sleep together, sleep with, roll in the hay, screw, bonk, bang, be intimate, bed, eff, do it, hump, have a go at it, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, have sex, get it on, get laid

Definition: have sexual intercourse with

Usage: This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm; Adam knew Eve; Were you ever intimate with this man?

Similar words: copulate, couple, pair, mate

Definition: engage in sexual intercourse

Usage: Birds mate in the Spring


Synonyms: love

Definition: be enamored or in love with

Usage: She loves her husband deeply

Similar words: love

Definition: have a great affection or liking for

Usage: I love French food; She loves her boss and works hard for him


Synonyms: love, enjoy

Definition: get pleasure from

Usage: I love cooking

Similar words: like

Definition: find enjoyable or agreeable

Usage: I like jogging; She likes to read Russian novels