calf-love
noun Date: 1823 puppy love

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • calf love — n. Informal immature love between a boy and girl; puppy love * * * …   Universalium

  • calf love — n. Informal immature love between a boy and girl; puppy love …   English World dictionary

  • calf-love — calfˈ love noun Immature or youthful amorous attachment or affection • • • Main Entry: ↑calf …   Useful english dictionary

  • calf love — noun temporary love of an adolescent • Syn: ↑puppy love, ↑crush, ↑infatuation • Derivationally related forms: ↑infatuate (for: ↑infatuation) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • calf\ love — • puppy love • calf love noun informal the first love of very young people. When John and Mary began going around together in junior high school, their parents said it was just puppy love …   Словарь американских идиом

  • calf love — puppy love, first love, adolescent s passing love …   English contemporary dictionary

  • calf love — See: PUPPY LOVE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • calf love — See: PUPPY LOVE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • calf love. — See puppy love. [1815 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • calf love — noun puppy love …   Wiktionary

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