puppy love


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puppy love

n.
Adolescent love or infatuation.

puppy love

n
another term for calf love

pup′py love`


n.
temporary infatuation between a boy and girl.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.puppy love - temporary love of an adolescentpuppy love - temporary love of an adolescent  
love - a strong positive emotion of regard and affection; "his love for his work"; "children need a lot of love"
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