first love

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first love

1. The first person one falls in love with. Brian was my first love. I can't possibly talk to him at the reunion!
2. The first or main thing one is passionate about. Painting was my first love, but I've really taken to photography in my later years. As much as I enjoy teaching, writing is my first love, so I always make time for it on the weekends.
See also: first, love
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It highlights the importance of spreading love not just to our significant others' on Valentine's Day, but more importantly, to our first loves, our family.
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Brendan will not only be bringing you his unique brand of humour, but will also return to one of his first loves, playing piano.
The study, which I started at Edge Hill University, began with the idea that first love was psychologically significant and important in some way - this seemed apparent by the number of people who were contacting and reuniting with their first loves," she says.
Gillian advertised in local media to find people who had got in touch with lost first loves, and found nine couples who had been apart for periods of 16 to 38 years and then got together again in middle age.
TELEGRAPH readers are being challenged to remember their first loves - and win a set of romance books by a top author.
To celebrate the launch, we have teamed up with Mira Books to ask for stories of your first loves.
As Wales' divorce rate rockets, relationship counsellors have blamed websites like Friends Reunited for giving unhappy husbands and wives the chance to seek solace in their first loves.
Our first loves have a hell of a lot to answer for.
Our lives are full of firsts, including our first loves.
My first love was a boy named Gary, whom I chased around the grade-school playground one day and kissed, much to his embarrassment--and mine.
Although his devotion to the sport is strong, Patton knows first loves often fade.
And that's the beauty of first loves, the memories are not troubled by the trials of real life.
When I think about my own first loves - there were millions of them.