love match


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love match

n
a betrothal or marriage based on mutual love rather than any other considerations
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.love match - a marriage for love's sake; not an arranged marriage
marriage ceremony, wedding, marriage - the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony; "their marriage was conducted in the chapel"
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love match

nmatrimonio d'amore
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Although my first marriage was a silly love match and a failure, I have always admitted to myself that I should marry again.
AWISHAW dad diagnosed with terminal cancer had his dream love match at Ibrox Stadium.
"I've seen them grow into playful, confident and funny pups that I could watch all day so it's hard not to get attached to this adorable bunch that I've worked so closely with, and it's bitter sweet seeing them off to their new homes; but I know I'll be over the moon when they find their love match for life."
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CAROLINE WOZNIACKI insists her love match with Rory McIlroy is not to blame for her ratings slump - and vowed to prove it at Wimbledon.
It seemed the perfect opportunity to try for a love match."
London, May 27 ( ANI ): Serena Williams has said that she has given up on romance after losing her own personal love match.
Vicky Pattinson, of the Newcastle-set MTV show, and Ben Clarke, who was fired by Sir Alan Sugar on the BBC business show, have formed an unlikely love match.
The marriage of Charles I and his consort was a love match of the first order, 'one of the greatest and most unlikely romances of history'.
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