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  • adj. that enjoys the pleasures of life


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  • When a woman lives alone she is a sad old spinster, but a man who lives alone is described as a fun-loving bachelor.

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  • The woman I had only known as fun-loving was constantly irritable and understandably depressed.

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  • The old negative elements that had once accompanied the image of the gregarious, fun-loving Irish were gone.

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  • A witty, personable, and fun-loving child, Mark did not seem to possess artistic talent.

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  • She was fun-loving—silly and bubbly and gay—but underneath her superficial persona were layers of unexplored darkness and insecurity.

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  • Around him, dressed in her tight T-shirt and cutoff jean shorts that revealed her long, curvy legs, Kim was alluring and fun-loving, too.

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  • Classes are back in session for the fun-loving kids of Greek, the college dramedy that began Season 4 last week with Casey Spencer Grammer starting the next stage of her life: law school.

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  • In concert with her spirituality, she was vibrant, fun-loving, intelligent and extremely sensual.

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  • Launched in 2007, Red Frog Events wanted its 17,000-square-foot office in downtown Chicago to be as rugged and fun-loving as the scavenger hunts and obstacle races it creates for adults.

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  • Before the novels came the juvenilia -- satirical skits and sketches she produced as a girl for the entertainment of her large, literate, fun-loving family, some of which were written when she was no more than twelve and all of which were wicked parodies of the fashionable fluff that people read at the time.

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