free love


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free love

n.
The practice of sexual relations without romantic commitment between or among partners.

free love

n
the practice of sexual relationships without fidelity to a single partner or without formal or legal ties

free′ love′


n.
the practice of having sexual relations without legal marriage or continuing obligation.
[1815–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.free love - sexual intercourse between individuals who are not married to one another
criminal congress, unlawful carnal knowledge - forbidden or tabu sexual intercourse between individuals
adultery, criminal conversation, fornication - extramarital sex that willfully and maliciously interferes with marriage relations; "adultery is often cited as grounds for divorce"
fornication - voluntary sexual intercourse between persons not married to each other
Translations

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References in classic literature ?
Thou hadst: whom hast thou then or what to accuse, But Heav'ns free Love dealt equally to all?
I will come to you here and now, in free love if you will, and I will be proud and glad to be with you.
The other artists included are Andrew Wasylyk, Auntie Flo, C Duncan, Carla J Easton, Fergus McCreadie Trio, Free Love and Karine Polwart with Steven Polwart and Inge Thomson.
Show promoter David Halford of Artistes International Management says that the musical powerhouse of a show begins with the explosion of Brit Pop in 1962, taking audiences through to the era of Flower Power and Free Love of the late Sixties.
University professors nationwide flocked to visit Sandstone's new kind of unstructured free love community to view and study members happily living such an alternate lifestyle to the rest of mainstream-America.
Free Love is the latest manifestation of Scottish duo Suzanne Rodden and Lewis Cook (formerly known as Happy Meals) - a continuation and progression of their utopian dance pop experiments released on Night School Records and Optimo which have seen them nominated for Scottish Album of the Year and performing across the globe.
Doctor warns about dangers of 'free love' AS many Welsh pop fans headed to the Isle of Wight pop festival, health chief Dr Frank Kennedy warned today about venereal disease among pop fans - "the result of free love".
It's 50 years since "hippie musical" Hair opened on Broadway - startling audiences with free love, copious drug taking and the terribly shocking moment where the cast all got their kit off.
Hair The Musical, The Vaults, London THE hippy musical is back, 50 years after opening on Broadway and shocking audiences with its themes of free love, copious drug taking and nudity from the whole cast.
But there are differences here too, with Egoism putting a stronger stress on feminism and free love. Neither Replogle was as talented a writer as Tucker, and the range of contributors here isn't as large as Tucker's stable.
She had affairs--many of them--and advocated for free love, the sexual liberation of women and for socialist causes.
Love is Out to Get Me LOVE is out to get me It's what I want each day To be full to the brim To be happy and full of joy Plans go the other way Some hidden force has other ideas So I wait and hide And let things happen outside The world is a busy place It's full of people in a race All those decisions happening All the trouble and strife Here I am wondering Here I am wishing If I think better I will live better Love is out to get me I hold it in my hand I am more successful I am more free Love is out to get me I had it all all the time I took the back seat And got to my destination safe.