Lover

Pronunciation of Lover
/lˈʌvə/, /lˈʌvə/, /l_ˈʌ_v_ə/

Synonyms for lover:

Sense 1

darling, pet, old flame, firebrand, fancier, fanatic, beau, suitor, groupie, beloved, peeping tom, student, pederast, wonk, spotter, gigolo, enthusiast, PERV, nerd, dilettante, old man, pedophile, eager beaver, fan club, worshiper, disciple, lovebird.

Sense 2

masochist, evangelist, voyeur, woman, admirer, catch, valentine, supporter.

Sense 3

follower, freak, date, girl, pervert.

Sense 4

man, love, romantic.

Sense 6

steady.

Sense 11

squeeze.

beloved

sweetheart.

concubine

paramour.

date

boyfriend.

lover

romeo.

paramour

inamorata.

sweetheart

flame, truelove, wooer, ladylove.

wife

old lady.

wooer

swain.

Sense 2 (noun)

enthusiast, worshiper, fanatic, romantic, dilettante, romeo.

Sense 3 (noun)

date, steady, old flame, squeeze.

Sense 4 (noun)

pedophile, peeping tom, masochist, PERV, pervert, voyeur, pederast.

Sense 5 (noun)

fancier, love.

beau (noun)

love.

boyfriend (noun)

beau.

buff (noun)

addict, aficionado.

darling (noun)

friend.

dear (noun)

pet.

devotee (noun)

fanatic, fiend.

enthusiast (noun)

buff.

love (noun)

love, valentine.

old man (noun)

old man.

Usage examples for lover:

  • You were not my lover; you were like a dear son to me!" - "Renée Mauperin", Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt.
  • A lover you mean? - "Molly Bawn", Margaret Wolfe Hamilton.

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