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1. One dedicated to love, especially sexual love.
2. One who writes about love.

[Latin amor, love; see amorous + -ist.]


a lover or a writer about love


(ˈæm ər ɪst)

a person who is devoted to love or writes about love.
[1575–85; < Latin amor love + -ist]
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Noun1.amorist - one dedicated to love and lovemaking especially one who writes about loveamorist - one dedicated to love and lovemaking especially one who writes about love
buff, devotee, lover, fan - an ardent follower and admirer


A man amorously attentive to women:
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Writer and editor of The Amorist Rowan Pelling WRITE Letters Editor Media Wales Ltd, Six Park Street, Cardiff CF10 1XR mail readers@walesonline.
It must be a very long shortlist" Tory candidate Jacob Rees-Mogg who has been short-listed by The Amorist magazine as Britain'sexiest MP.
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In additional verbal sniping at Goebbels, Wilson writes, "The fact that he was only five foot in height (4) did not deflect his energy as a determined amorist," or that saving lives was "not a consideration which seems to have worried Joseph Goebbels as he limped about on his club foot and called for more and more Jews to be slaughtered" (54, 141).
Her latest amorist, Robert Gottlieb, never saw the actress onstage, never heard her hypnotic intonations, never even met her.
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