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1. lover

noun. ['ˈlʌvɝ'] a person who loves someone or is loved by someone.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • dearest
  • truelove
  • betrothed
  • girl
  • steady
  • sweetheart
  • adorer
  • inamorata
  • favourite
  • beloved
  • dearie
  • ducky
  • Romeo
  • squeeze
  • individual
  • deary
  • sweetie
  • boyfriend
  • petter
  • honey
  • mortal
  • necker
  • person
  • fellow
  • soul mate
  • fondler
  • girlfriend
  • inamorato
  • admirer
  • lady friend
  • darling
  • favorite
  • dear
  • young man
  • love
  • swain
  • pet
  • idolizer
  • idoliser
  • kisser
  • somebody
  • osculator

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male
  • adult

Etymology

  • lover (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Lover

  • rediscover
  • undercover
  • discover
  • uncover
  • recover
  • shover
  • hover
  • gover
  • cover

Example sentences of the word lover


1. Noun, singular or mass
Do you have a fitness lover in your life?

Quotes containing the word lover


1. The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.
- Marilyn Monroe

2. I collaborated with fellow cat lover and designer Geren Ford to create a sweater that we hope any cat parent would wear to show their kitty pride and that all animal lovers can wear in support of the ASPCA.
- Kellie Pickler

3. You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
- Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook

2. lover

noun. ['ˈlʌvɝ'] an ardent follower and admirer.

Synonyms

  • bacchanal
  • buff
  • aerophile
  • metalhead
  • devotee
  • aficionado
  • follower
  • followers
  • fan
  • amorist
  • bacchant
  • following

Antonyms

  • debtor
  • nonreligious person
  • follower
  • bad guy

Etymology

  • lover (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. lover

noun. ['ˈlʌvɝ'] a significant other to whom you are not related by marriage.

Synonyms

  • domestic partner
  • mistress
  • paramour
  • man
  • fancy man
  • kept woman
  • fancy woman
  • spousal equivalent
  • significant other

Antonyms

  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert

Etymology

  • lover (Middle English (1100-1500))
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