there is no love lost between (two people)

there is no love lost between (two people)

There is nothing but feelings of animosity, disdain, or disrespect between two people. It's awkward being friends with both John and Carroll—there's no love lost between them. It's public knowledge that there's no love lost between the president and his counterpart across the border.
See also: between, lost, love, no, there

there is no love lost (between someone and someone else)

There is no friendship wasted between someone and someone else (because they are enemies). Ever since their big argument, there has been no love lost between Tom and Bill. You can tell by the way that Jane is acting toward Ann that there is no love lost.
See also: lost, love, no, there

there's no (or little or not much) love lost between

there is mutual dislike between two or more people mentioned.
See also: between, lost, love, no

there’s no ˈlove lost between A and B

(informal) two people dislike each other: They may have been the best of friends when they were younger but there’s no love lost between them now.
See also: and, between, lost, love, no
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