loveless

[ luhv-lis ]
/ ˈlʌv lɪs /

adjective

without any love: a loveless marriage.
feeling no love.
receiving no love; unloved.

Origin of loveless

First recorded in 1275–1325, loveless is from the Middle English word loveles. See love, -less

Related forms

love·less·ly, adverblove·less·ness, noun
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loveless

/ (ˈlʌvlɪs) /

adjective

without lovea loveless marriage
receiving or giving no love

Derived Forms

lovelessly, adverblovelessness, noun
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