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Love that you give in order to get something from someone. Like cats. They love you for what's in your cupboard.
I suspected all along it was just cupboard love, and what she really liked about him was his car.
by ACG February 16, 2007
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Pretended love to the cook, or any other person, for the sake of a meal.
Cupboard Love:

Husband: "Honey I love you so much -- what's for dinner?"
by RubberDucky451 April 17, 2010
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