amorist

[am-er-ist]

noun

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

Nearby words

  1. amorality,
  2. amorally,
  3. amorc,
  4. amoretto,
  5. amorino,
  6. amorite,
  7. amorites,
  8. amorosity,
  9. amoroso,
  10. amorous

Origin of amorist

1575–85; < Latin amor love + -ist

Related formsam·o·ris·tic, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for amorist

amorist

noun

a lover or a writer about love
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