amorist

[am-er-ist]

noun

a person who is devoted to love and lovemaking.
a person who writes about love.

Origin of amorist

1575–85; < Latin amor love + -ist
Related formsam·o·ris·tic, adjective
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Related Words for amorist

Casanova, paramour, Romeo, swain, suitor, lover, wooer

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British Dictionary definitions for amorist

amorist

noun

a lover or a writer about love
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