- ADJ-GRADED: usu ADJ nIf you describe someone as lovesick, you mean that they are so in love with someone who does not love them, that they are behaving in a strange and foolish way.
...a lovesick boy consumed with self-pity.Syn:
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Lovesick — «Lovesick» Sencillo de Emily Osment del álbum Fight or Flight Publicación 19 de octubre, 2010 (Airplay) Formato CD sencillo, descarga digital … Wikipedia Español
lovesick — [luv′sik΄] adj. 1. so much in love as to be unable to act in a normal way 2. expressive of such a condition [a lovesick song] lovesickness n … English World dictionary
lovesick — (adj.) also love sick, 1520s, from LOVE (Cf. love) (n.) + SICK (Cf. sick) (adj.) … Etymology dictionary
lovesick — [adj] longing desiring, infatuated, languishing, lovelorn, pining, yearning; concepts 21,30,384 … New thesaurus
lovesick — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ pining or feeling weak due to being in love. DERIVATIVES lovesickness noun … English terms dictionary
Lovesick — Infobox film name = Lovesick caption = Lovesick DVD cover director = Marshall Brickman writer = Marshall Brickman producer = Charles Okun starring = Dudley Moore Elizabeth McGovern Alec Guinness Christine Baranski Anne De Salvo Otto Bettmann… … Wikipedia
lovesick — lovesickness, n. /luv sik /, adj. 1. languishing with love: a lovesick adolescent. 2. expressive of such languishing: a lovesick note. [1520 30; LOVE + SICK1] * * * … Universalium
lovesick — adjective Date: 15th century 1. languishing with love ; yearning < a lovesick suitor > 2. expressing a lover s longing • lovesickness noun … New Collegiate Dictionary
lovesick — adj. Lovesick is used with these nouns: ↑teenager … Collocations dictionary
lovesick — love|sick [ˈlʌvˌsık] adj spending all your time thinking about someone you love, especially someone who does not love you ▪ a lovesick teenager … Dictionary of contemporary English