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AMOROUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does amorous mean? 

AMOROUS (adjective)
  The adjective AMOROUS has 2 senses:

1. inclined toward or displaying love
2. expressive of or exciting sexual love or romance

  Familiarity information: AMOROUS used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


AMOROUS (adjective)


Sense 1amorous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Inclined toward or displaying love

Synonyms:

amative; amorous

Context example:

feeling amorous

Similar:

loving (feeling or showing love and affection)


Sense 2amorous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Expressive of or exciting sexual love or romance

Synonyms:

amatory; amorous; romantic

Context examples:

her amatory affairs / amorous glances / a romantic adventure / a romantic moonlight ride

Similar:

loving (feeling or showing love and affection)


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