"cupboard-love" Definition

  1. affection arising from interested motives. “A CUPBOARD LOVE is seldom true; A love sincere is found in few.”—_Poor Robin._ Cupboard is the fount-spring of the love supposed to exist among policemen for the cooks upon their beats.

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Position in the dictionary: 877 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: cure, curios, currency, curse, curse of scotland, curtail, cushion, cushion-smiter, cushmawaunee, customer
Previous words in the dictionary: cupboard-headed, cup-tosser, cumshaw, cummer, culver-headed, cully gorger, culling, cullet, cull, cue

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