Definition of lovey in English:


Syllabification: lov·ey
Pronunciation: /ˈləvē

noun (plural loveys)

British informal
  • Used as an affectionate form of address: Ruth, lovey, are you there?
    More example sentences
    • ‘We're on foot now, my loveys,’ he said, in an artificially jolly tone.
    • So common sense tells me that they're not going to do it to you or me, lovey.
    • Just in time to help me, lovey, these costumes need to be done soon for the production this year.


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