cupid


cupid
[[t]kju͟ːpɪd[/t]]
cupids
also Cupid
1) N-PROPER Cupid is the Roman god of love. He is usually shown as a baby boy with wings and a bow and arrow. People, especially journalists, refer to him when talking about people starting romantic relationships.

...the aristocrat who played Cupid to the Duke and Duchess.

2) N-COUNT A cupid is a picture or statue of a pretty little boy with wings, often holding a bow and arrow.

I would like my wedding cake decorated with cupids.


English dictionary. 2008.