The definition of love hate refers to someone or something about which you have mixed feelings, both strong positive feelings and strong negative ones.
An example of love hate is when you love chocolate because it tastes good but hate it because it makes you fat.
characterized simultaneously by feelings of love and hate: a love-hate relationship
- I have a love-hate relationship with technology, but I would be foolish to ignore the fact that I do need to own the latest and highest quality professional graphics software to be productive and competitive.
- Christmas decorating is a special part of most families' holiday traditions, but many people have a love/hate relationship with it.
- He has a love/hate relationship with The Bachelor, and spent several seasons writing sarcastic and very funny recaps of the show.
- His on-again/off-again love/hate relationship with former wife Holly produced daughter Blake and years of storylines.
- Spike noticed and looked after her and the two enjoyed several passionate love/hate interludes.