Etymology
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amorous (adj.)

c. 1300, "in love; inclined to love; sexually attracted," from Old French amoros "loving, in love; lovely" (13c., Modern French amoureux), from Late Latin amorosum, from Latin amor "love, affection, strong friendly feeling; one's beloved," from amare "to love, be in love with; find pleasure in" (see Amy). Related: Amorously; amorousness.

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Definitions of amorous

amorous (adj.)
inclined toward or displaying love;
feeling amorous
Synonyms: amative
amorous (adj.)
expressive of or exciting sexual love or romance;
amorous glances
Synonyms: amatory / romantic
From wordnet.princeton.edu