love match

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noun

a marriage entered into for love alone.

Nearby words

  1. love hotel,
  2. love knot,
  3. love letter,
  4. love life,
  5. love makes the world go `round,
  6. love nest,
  7. love potion,
  8. love rat,
  9. love seat,
  10. love set

Origin of love match

First recorded in 1740–50

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British Dictionary definitions for love match

love match

noun

a betrothal or marriage based on mutual love rather than any other considerations
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