Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The aspect of one's life including amatory or sexual relationships with others.

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  • n. An individual's amorous or sexual relationships.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. sexual activities (often including sexual intercourse) between two people

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Examples

  • —A New York fan, heckling Canseco about his love life and marital woes; Canseco, who also had an inflatable Madonna-lookalike doll thrown at him in New York, reportedly had to be restrained from punching the guy.

    Baseball’s Even Greater Insults

  • AVENTURINE: For abundance, healing, and spiritual growth; cleanses the etheric, emotional, and mental bodies; alleviates anxiety and buried fears; brings adventures in love life and good luck.

    CREATE YOUR OWN FUTURE

  • Meanwhile—there was always more than one thing going on at a time with Keynes—he wrote for the Manchester Guardian, gave regular classes in Cambridge, in which he spiced dry theory with an intimate account of the goings-on and personalities of the international commodity marts, bought more pictures, acquired more books, and, after a tumultuous love life with Lytton Strachey, Duncan Grant, and a score of other male lovers, married Lydia Lopokova.

    The Worldly Philosophers

  • At twenty-four, Nias love life was like a suspense thriller with every potential sex scene so far being a near miss.

    The After Wife

  • One such person was sixteen-year-old Angelica Beaumont, who was so focused on her love life and all the superficial details of her boring existence that she barely registered the as she put it “dreadful shock.”

    THIS IS ME FROM NOW ON

  • I except you, you who live a life of exception, and I except myself, because of the foundation of careless unconventionally which was bestowed upon me; but I, I do not know how to be "careful" and to polish, and I love life too much, and I am amused too much by the mustard and all that is not the real "dinner," to ever be a litterateur.

    The George Sand-Gustave Flaubert Letters

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