Love that is not reciprocated, even though reciprocation is desired.
Unrequited-love Sentence Examples
After spending a short time at Woolwich to complete his military education, he made a tour through Spain in 1787; and then, dejected by unrequited love for his cousin Georgina Lennox (afterwards Lady Bathurst), he sailed for New Brunswick to join the 54th regiment with the rank of major.
Idealized pastoral eclogues celebrate unrequited love of the shepherd Corydon for the beautiful Alexis.
Caron Paris has a touch of a romantic story inside every bottle of fragrance and every jar of powder they produce, as many of the products were inspired by Daltroff's unrequited love to a young woman named Felicie Wanpouille.
Sadly, the broken heart tattoo is common among people suffering from unrequited love or the loss of a loved one.
This song tells the tale of a man whose unrequited love lasts a lifetime.