amative \AM-uh-tiv\, adjective:
Definition: Pertaining to or disposed to love, especially sexual love; full of love; amorous.
Example: "In the spring a young man's fancy turns to thoughts of another nap even more often than it does to amative imaginings, Tennyson to the contrary notwithstanding."
-- "Touch of Spring Fever Makes Whole World Kin", Science News, May 23, 1931.
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