cupboard love


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cupboard love

n
a show of love inspired only by some selfish or greedy motive
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Noun1.cupboard love - a show of affection motivated by selfishness
benignity, kindness - a kind act
Translations

cupboard love

nfauler Schmus (inf), → Zweckfreundlichkeit f

cupboard love

n (Brit) → amore m interessato
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Blackberry and apple dishes remind me of my childhood," recalled Judith, now a keen cook herself and founder of the catering company Cupboard Love.