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amorousadjective

uk   /ˈæm.ə.rəs/  us   /-ɚ.əs/
of or expressing sexual desire: The opera centres around the amorous adventures/exploits of its handsome hero. Amanda had rejected his amorous advances.
Translations of “amorous”
in Vietnamese si tình…
in Spanish Amoroso…
in Thai ที่เต็มไปด้วยความรักใคร่…
in Malaysian berahi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 表示性愛的, 色情的…
in Indonesian pernyataan cinta…
in Russian любовный…
in Turkish sevdalı ve cinsel heyecanı olan, aşk ve şehvet duyan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 表示性爱的, 色情的…
in Polish miłosny…
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