Translation of "love" - English-Turkish dictionary

love

noun uk us /lʌv/
ROMANCE/SEX [ U ]

B1 when you like someone very much and have romantic or sexual feelings for them

aşk, sevda, sevgi, tutku
He's madly in love with (= he loves) her.
I was 20 when I first fell in love (= started to love someone).
a love song/story
make love

to have sex

sevişmek, cinsel ilişkide bulunmak
PERSON [ C ]

B1 someone who you like very much and have a romantic or sexual relationship with

sevgili, yâr, sevdalı
He was my first love.
FRIENDS/FAMILY [ U ]

B1 when you like a friend or person in your family very much

(arkadaş/aile üyeleri vb.ne duyulan) sevgi, muhabbet, aşk, düşkünlük, içtenlik
Nothing is as strong as the love you have for your kids.
INTEREST [ C, U ]

B2 something that interests you a lot

(bir şeye duyulan) tutku, istek, sevgi, aşk
his love of books
Love from; All my love

A2 something you write at the end of a letter to a friend or someone in your family

'Sevgiler!', 'Sevgilerimle!', 'Gözlerinden öperim!'
Love from Mum.
All my love, Louise.
SPEAKING TO SOMEONE mainly UK

You call someone 'love' to show affection or to be friendly.

aşkım, tatlım, hayatım, bir tanem, şekerim
"Margot?" "Yes, love."
Two portions of chips please, love.
SPORTS [ U ]

in games such as tennis, a score of zero

(tenis vb. oyunlarda) sıfır puan
She's leading by two sets to love.
→ See also a labour of love

(Translation of “love noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)