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unrequited

adjective [not gradable]  /ˌʌn·rɪˈkwɑɪ·t̬əd/ us  
(of love) felt toward someone who does not feel the same way toward you
Translations of “unrequited”
in Chinese (Traditional) (愛情)單方面的,得不到回報的,單相思的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (爱情)单方面的,得不到回报的,单相思的…
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