Definition of loverless in US English:



  • See lover

    • ‘His affection is, however, gained by one of the dogs in the kennels: Katy, an abandoned bulldog with whom he senses an obscure empathy (related, no doubt, to his feeling of affinity with the widowed and loverless Teresa).’
    • ‘‘A Love Story’ is for the loveless, loverless, lovelorn and the love-struck.’
    • ‘Obviously this is not the case for everyone or I would have been loverless all my lesbian life.’
    • ‘True, the therapist who advised one loverless friend of mine to buy a new ‘feminine’ wardrobe and a makeup kit did find herself quickly minus one patient.’
    • ‘I reminded Clarence that she had not been loverless.’