The Lover's Dictionary - David Levithan

How can you describe love? Is there any one word that can summarize it? David Levithan does exactly this in his book The Lover's Dictionary: A Novel, by using different words in the dictionary the character gives meaning to love not by the words definition per se but by the meaning each word conveys to a particular circumstance or feeling. Some of the entries in this book made me smile and others made me sad, love (in definition) is only the accumulation of different words combined to depict a picture of a relationship such as is done in this case