truelove

See also: true love

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

true +‎ love

NounEdit

truelove (plural trueloves)

  1. One who is truly beloved; a true love.
  2. (botany) A plant, Paris quadrifolia.
  3. (obsolete, nonce word) An unexplained word occurring in Chaucer, possibly an aromatic sweetmeat for sweetening the breath.

Derived termsEdit

  • truelove knot

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 14:51