incurable romantic


incurable romantic
A person who is very romantic.

He always buys me a dozen red roses on my birthday — hes an incurable romantic.


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  • incurable — [[t]ɪnkjʊ͟ərəb(ə)l[/t]] 1) ADJ If someone has an incurable disease, they cannot be cured of it. He is suffering from an incurable skin disease. Derived words: incurably [[t]ɪnkjʊ͟ərəbli[/t]] ADV ADV adj ...youngsters who are disabled, or… …   English dictionary

  • incurable — UK [ɪnˈkjʊərəb(ə)l] / US [ɪnˈkjʊrəb(ə)l] adjective 1) not able to be cured an incurable illness/disease 2) not able to be changed an incurable romantic Derived words: incurable UK / US noun countable Word forms incurable : singular incurable… …   English dictionary

  • romantic — 1 adjective 1 SHOWING LOVE showing strong feelings of love: “Tom always sends me red roses on my birthday.” “How romantic!” 2 CONNECTED WITH LOVE connected with feelings of love or with a loving relationship: It s not a romantic relationship they …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • romantic — 1. adjective 1) he s so romantic Syn: loving, amorous, passionate, tender, affectionate; informal lovey dovey 2) the book was a bit too romantic for my tastes Syn: sentimental, mawkish, saccharine, syrupy; informal mushy, schmal …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • romantic — 1. adjective 1) he s so romantic Syn: loving, amorous, passionate, tender, affectionate; informal lovey dovey 2) romantic songs Syn: sentimental, hearts and flowers, mawkish, sickly, saccharine …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • incurable — in|cur|a|ble [ ın kjurəbl ] adjective 1. ) not able to be cured: an incurable illness/disease 2. ) not able to be changed: an incurable romantic ╾ in|cur|a|bly adverb …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • incurable — adjective 1) an incurable illness Syn: untreatable, inoperable, irremediable; terminal, fatal, mortal; chronic 2) an incurable romantic Syn: inveterate, dyed in the wool, confirmed, established …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • incurable — [ɪnˈkjʊərəb(ə)l] adj 1) not able to be cured 2) not able to be changed an incurable romantic[/ex] incurably adv …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • incurable — in|cur|a|ble [ınˈkjuərəbəl US ˈkjur ] adj 1.) impossible to cure ≠ ↑curable incurable disease/illness/condition ▪ She has a rare, incurable disease. 2.) impossible to change ▪ My mother is an incurable optimist. >incurably adv ▪ incurably… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • incurable — adjective 1 impossible to cure: an incurable disease 2 impossible to change: My mother is an incurable optimist. incurably adverb: incurably romantic incurable noun (C) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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