from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One's beloved; a sweetheart.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One who is truly beloved; a true love.
- n. A plant, Paris quadrifolia.
- n. An unexplained word occurring in Chaucer, possibly an aromatic sweetmeat for sweetening the breath.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One really beloved.
- n. A plant. See Paris.
- n. An unexplained word occurring in Chaucer, meaning, perhaps, an aromatic sweetmeat for sweetening the breath.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One truly loved or loving; one whose love is pledged to another; a sweetheart.
- n. A plant of Europe and temperate Asia, Paris quadrifolia: so named because its four leaves are set together in the form of a heraldic true-love knot. Also herb-truelove. See herb-paris and Paris.
- n. A condiment for sweetening the breath.
- n. An ornament, probably shaped like a true-love knot.
- Indicating genuine love; affectionate; sincere.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person loved by another person
And if true love is a pearl of great price, ruining it would cause a lot of non-economic harm as well (though who commits adultery in a case of truelove?)
Mike McDougal says: yankee: (though who commits adultery in a case of truelove?)
And if true love is a pearl of great price, ruining it would cause a lot of non-economic harm as well though who commits adultery in a case of truelove?
At last hearing the hour strike, he snatched up a felt hat, and putting it on his greasy head started off to meet his truelove.
When he reached Mionge Lane he met his pretty truelove skipping along most lady-like and primly.
He was sitting in his room waiting for the town clock to strike four, because when it did he had to go out and meet his truelove, whose name was Edith Plush.
Well - maybe not my truelove - hey Carolyn - but Eddie, Eddie.
On the third day of Advent, my truelove gave to me ........ lol
Tsar's Bride, with its feast of plot complications and consequent musical situations: licentious boyar Grisha Gryaznoi (heroic baritone) lusts for Marfa (coloratura soprano), though she is about to wed her truelove Lykov (romantic tenor).
yankee: though who commits adultery in a case of truelove?