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Definition of "love-affair" []

  • A special experience of love; the sum of the incidents having to do with being in love with any person. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "love-affair" in a sentence
  • "Her cries and protests would give way to whimperings and wailings, while the men about laughed at the strangeness of the love-affair between her and the Irish terrier."
  • "My love-affair with Egyptology began in the summer of 1998 on an archaeological dig in Israel."
  • "I'm thinking about the time I was conducting family therapy at the local children's psychiatric hospital and outside my door the maintenance man was having a show-down with his work love-affair girlfriend who was confronting him."