love-in

[ luhv-in ]
/ ˈlʌvˌɪn /

noun

a usually organized public gathering of people, held as a demonstration of mutual love or in protest against inhumane policies.

Nearby words

  1. love wave,
  2. love your enemies,
  3. love's labour's lost,
  4. love-apple,
  5. love-entangle,
  6. love-in-a-mist,
  7. love-in-idleness,
  8. love-lies-bleeding,
  9. loveable,
  10. lovebird

Origin of love-in

1965–70, Americanism; see love, -in3

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British Dictionary definitions for love-in

love-in

noun

a gathering at which people express feelings of love, friendship, or physical attraction towards each other
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