An intense but relatively shallow romantic attachment, typically associated with adolescents.
- Then he reels off the imponderables - physical development, puppy love, adolescent angst - that can ruin even the most promising tennis career.
- It amazes me that a relationship that was once based on lots of love or puppy love or infatuation can turn to one of pure disgust.
- The puppy love becomes an on-and-off relationship.
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Syllabification: pup·py love
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