Cupid

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god of love

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(Roman mythology) god of love

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a symbol for love in the form of a cherubic naked boy with wings and a bow and arrow

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Cupid's Arrow, a twenty payline slot game from WGS, has teddy bears, cinnamon hearts, Valentine's chocolates and engagement rings spinning on its five reels.
Renewal took shape as Cupid's arrow zeroed in on the couple (and they) decided they would spend the remainder of their days as husband and wife," he added.
Based on Ovid's Metamorphoses, the goddess Venus falls in love with a mortal hunter, Adonis, after he is struck by Cupid's arrow.
At the centre of the nativity story is Nathan, played by Robert Sheehan, who's hit by Cupid's arrow after chancing upon an antenatal class at the community centre.
It can be used creatively, as a real part of a book, and that's exactly what I've done with my novels--Three Wishes (May 2008), Pop Princess (Feb 2009) and the soon to be published Cupid's Arrow (August 2009).
And it seems they're not the only ones being hit by Cupid's arrow.
Rock 105 wanted to remind people that sometimes Cupid's arrow can go astray.
That's like Cupid's Arrow but way more "didn't see that coming
It was hardly a meeting of minds or a blow from Cupid's arrow, was it Joe?
Chapter One looks at a passage from Chretien de Troyes's Cliges that equates the beloved's image to Cupid's arrow as it penetrates the lover's eyes and heart, a process that for Stewart reflects Aristotelian optical science.
After spending an operatic evening with Rosalind, the heroine of Shakespeare's ``As You Like It,'' I can conclude that Cupid's arrow doesn't simply hurt - it pierces, guts, lacerates, infects and disembowels.
However, the party wasn't going to be ruined by the defeat of the favourite and Julie's green light to his proposal meant that Cupid's arrow had hit its target.
Who knows, love may be as simple as Cupid's arrow piercing two hearts.
Television commercials and newspaper ads have generally described Emma as a comedy about Cupid's arrow going astray.
In the ionosphere of Black America, no one, it seems, was safe from Cupid's arrow.