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love interest

Translation of love interest in Spanish:

noun/nombre

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  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (romantic sub-plot) sub trama (feminine) romántica
    Example sentences
    • And while the St George story was lacking in any love interest, the theme of life and rebirth is a common one at the festive season.
    • This is unfortunate, given they're the film's main love interest.
    • There is none of our modern screenwriting need to provide story arcs, lenient human touches and love interest.
    1.2 countable/numerable (character, role) personaje (masculine) de la sub trama romántica
    Example sentences
    • The role of the female love interest in Arthur was similar in style.
    • As the central love interest, he isn't charming, just irritating.
    • The character of Nikki, the love interest in the novel, is particularly strong, and is again based on old colleagues.

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