Meaning of “love letter” in the English Dictionary

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"love letter" in British English

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love letternoun [ C ]

uk /ˈlʌv ˌlet.ər/ us /ˈlʌv ˌlet̬.ɚ/

a letter that you write to someone that you are having a romantic relationship with

Examples from literature

  • In 1952, Dick Hauck and his girlfriend Arlene wrote many love letters to each other. 

(Definition of “love letter” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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