the L-bomb

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the L-bomb

An expression of romantic love for another, especially when said unexpectedly and/or for the first time. Usually used in the phrase "drop the L-bomb." We'd only been dating for a couple of months when he dropped the L-bomb on me. I was so shocked that all I could think to say back was, "Thank you!"
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If your crush drops the L-bomb before they know your middle name or your eye color, something's not quite right.
However, not all Love Island fans are convinced it's the real deal, with several saying that Meg dropping the L-bomb didn't make sense.
As for how this will affect Mateo's relationship with Jeff 6 don't forget about the L-bomb he dropped in that voicemail!
And we're not just talking about him dropping the L-bomb on your second week of dating.
THE DEAL: If your guy drops the L-bomb before he knows your middle name or eye color, something's not right.