Definition of love beads in English:

love beads

Syllabification: love beads

noun

  • A necklace of small beads, especially as worn by hippies in the 1960s as a symbol of peace and goodwill.
    More example sentences
    • His home, in California, is festooned with rainbows and chimes and peace dolls and love beads.
    • Leo, my parents are hippies, they wear love beads and listen to Pink Floyd.
    • Accompanied by her publicist, the slender, exotic young woman with long dark hair in a high ponytail is dressed in a white tank top, green love beads, lacy miniskirt, and backless pumps.

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