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a very strong emotional and sexual feeling for someone
a feeling that something is important and deserves serious attention
a very strong feeling of sexual love
a feeling of respect and approval
a feeling of great respect and admiration, often combined with fear
the feelings or behaviour typical of people who love each other
great love, admiration, or loyalty
behaviour that shows you respect someone and are willing to accept their opinion or decision
a strong feeling of respect and admiration for someone or something
a feeling of great love and respect for someone
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
the amount of money that a business makes or loses
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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