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unrequited (adj) (of love) unreturned/unreciprocated.
When a man loves a woman, and if the woman does not love him in return, the manís love is unrequited. Unrequited love is unreturned or unreciprocated love.
- Unable to bear the feeling that his love for the girl had been unrequited, he committed suicide. He could not bear to think that the girl he loved had not returned his love.
- The girlís love was unrequited. The young man she loved did not love her in return, but complained to her that the girl he was in love with did not respond to his love.