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Unable to act normally as a result of being in love.

love′sick′ness n.


pining or languishing because of love
ˈloveˌsickness n



1. languishing with love.
2. expressing passionate yearning: a lovesick note.
love′sick`ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.lovesick - languishing because of love; "strong men behaving like lovesick boys"
unhappy - experiencing or marked by or causing sadness or sorrow or discontent; "unhappy over her departure"; "unhappy with her raise"; "after the argument they lapsed into an unhappy silence"; "had an unhappy time at school"; "the unhappy (or sad) news"; "he looks so sad"


adjective lovelorn, longing, desiring, pining, yearning, languishing a lovesick boy consumed with self pity
مُضْنى بالحُب، وَلْهان
roztoužený láskou
chorý od lásky
kara sevdalı


[ˈlʌvsɪk] ADJenfermo de amor


[ˈlʌvsɪk] adjqui se languit d'amourlove song nchanson f d'amourlove story nhistoire f d'amour


[ˈlʌvˌsɪk] adjmalato/a d'amore


(lav) noun
1. a feeling of great fondness or enthusiasm for a person or thing. She has a great love of music; her love for her children.
2. strong attachment with sexual attraction. They are in love with one another.
3. a person or thing that is thought of with (great) fondness (used also as a term of affection). Ballet is the love of her life; Goodbye, love!
4. a score of nothing in tennis. The present score is fifteen love (written 15–0).
1. to be (very) fond of. She loves her children dearly.
2. to take pleasure in. They both love dancing.
ˈlovable adjective
(negative unlovable) easy to love or like; attractive. a lovable child.
ˈlovely adjective
1. (negative unlovely) beautiful; attractive. She is a lovely girl; She looked lovely in that dress.
2. delightful. Someone told me a lovely joke last night, but I can't remember it; a lovely meal.
ˈloveliness noun
ˈlover noun
1. a person who enjoys or admires or has a special affection for something. an art-lover; He is a lover of sport; an animal-lover.
2. a person who is having a love affair with another.
ˈloving adjective
ˈlovingly adverb
love affair
a (temporary and often sexual) relationship between two people who are in love but not married.
ˈlove-letter noun
a letter expressing love.
ˈlovesick adjective
sad because of being in love. a lovesick youth; lovesick glances.
fall in love (with)
to develop feelings of love and sexual attraction (for). He fell in love with her straightaway.
for love or money
in any way at all. We couldn't get a taxi for love or money.
make love
to have sexual intercourse.
there's no love lost between them
they dislike one another.
References in classic literature ?
And, in spite of his absurd position as Liza's lovesick swain at his age, you ought to see how he carries off the absurd position.
Still I did not venture to disobey the injunctions--crazy as I felt them to be--of the lovesick young Doctor, by so much as alluding to his existence: and it was only after they had given me full details of a projected picnic, to which they invited me, that Lady Muriel exclaimed, almost as an after-thought, "and do, if you can, bring Doctor Forester with you
In this secluded abode of happiness there were no cross old women, no cruel step-dames, no withered spinsters, no lovesick maidens, no sour old bachelors, no inattentive husbands, no melancholy young men, no blubbering youngsters, and no squalling brats.
As she roars her song, in a voice of which it is enough to say that it leaves no portion of the room vacant, the three musicians follow her, laboriously and note by note, but averaging one note behind; thus they toil through stanza after stanza of a lovesick swain's lamentation: --
While Lovesick is made up of three distinct plays, we'd love our audiences to see the season as one conversation about our different, often conflicted ideas of love, from our familial ties to our base desires and everything inbetween.
05pm) places its trust in the sweaty palms of an overweight, lovesick father, whose dreams of joining the state police are thwarted by his body.
Lovesick Cara then took to Instagram to post a picture message reading: "Nothing in the world smells as good as the person you love," captioned: "Missing You.
Infatuation of lovesick Asquith FORMER CIA director David Petraeous could be imprisoned after pleading guilty to divulging classied information to his mistress.
com)-- Atlanta based eco-friendly jewelry company, Ahimsa Designs, will launch their new alternative wedding line, the Wild at Heart Collection, at the upcoming Lovesick Expo on January 25, 2015 at Ambient Plus Studio in Atlanta Ga.
Aside from the charismatic star's intense performance as a lovesick fisherman who is given to poetic laments over the fish (and the woman) who slipped away from him, just about everything else about Jez Butterworth's strange chamber piece, "The River," is a downer.
Bloodshake sparked a cacophony of joy in the encore, but it was Lovesick which left the lasting impression.
The Lovesick Prince', on the other hand is backed up by more than just one tale.