give (one's) love to (someone)

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give (one's) love to (someone)

To convey a message of one's love and affection to someone. The phrase is used when the person being addressed will be seeing the intended recipient of the message before the speaker. I'm sorry I can't be there, but please give my love to Grandmom. Let's not forget to tell Aunt Martha to give our love to Uncle Henry when she drops by.
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give/send my love to somebody

(informal) used to send friendly greetings to somebody: Give my love to Mary when you see her.Bob sends his love.
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Until recently, it was impossible for me to admit, even deep down, how much I need both to be able to give love to someone else and to dare to receive it; how much I need to take the risk of stepping out on this fragile wind- and storm-tossed bridge, where the thin ropes could break and throw me into the void and the unknown.