nounmass nouninformal British
Love (typically in humorous reference to romantic infatuation)
- ‘here are a few ideas for those of you looking for lurve and an unforgettable first date’
- ‘you just know that it was lurve at first sight for them’
- ‘she is madly and passionately in lurve’
verb[with object]informal British
1Be romantically infatuated with; love.
- ‘I lurve her so much’
- 1.1Like or enjoy very much.
- ‘we lurve that movie’
Early 20th century representing a humorous pronunciation of love, especially as a parody of the word's pronunciation in popular romantic songs.
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