Definition of free love in English:

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free love

Pronunciation: /ˌfrē ˈləv/


The idea or practice of having sexual relations according to choice, without being restricted by marriage or other long-term relationships.
Example sentences
  • We practice safe sex, not free love, but not chastity either.
  • Abstinence was most noticeably absent in the 1960s, when the oral contraceptive pill brought about a sexual revolution and free love for all.
  • Dressed in an elegant suit and displaying a formal, almost aloof, bearing, he seems far removed from the days of free love and gay liberation.
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