from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A sentimental love song, typically one in which the singer laments an unrequited love.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun a popular song with a sentimental theme of unrequited love or other form of unhappiness.
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- noun a
song, often sentimental, lamentingan unrequited love; normally sung by a woman
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- noun a popular song concerned with disappointment in love
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From carry a torch for ("harbor feelings for").
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