English version

love affair

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlove affairˈlove afˌfair noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 RELATIONSHIPa romantic sexual relationship, usually between two people who are not married to each other affair(3)2 ENJOY/LIKE DOING somethinga strong enjoyment of somethinglove affair with 🔊 America’s love affair with the automobile
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love affairSo one should enter the myth dimension as one embarks upon a love affair.He realised that Marion's reticence was to protect the secret of her love affair with Ronald Travis.a passionate love affairAmerica's love affair with the automobileThe love affair gave him new life, he looked better, drank less and stayed away from the cafés.She hoped Angus wanted to rekindle their love affair, as she did.
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