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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adorable, endearing, lovely(adj)

    lovable especially in a childlike or naive way


  1. endearing(Adjective)

    Inspiring love or affection, in a childlike way.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Endearing

    of Endear

  2. Endearing(adj)

    making dear or beloved; causing love

Anagrams for endearing »

  1. engrained

  2. grenadine


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of endearing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of endearing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dejan Stojanovic:

    Strangers are endearing because you don’t know them yet.

  2. Kama Simonds:

    It is definitely an endearing statement of how much (Portlanders) like the pattern.

  3. Tika Sumpter:

    I didn't go into this thinking, 'Oh, my gosh, the Republicans are coming after us,' it's just like, how can you not fall in love with these two endearing people?

  4. Linda Cardellini:

    I think everyone feels lost at times during their high school years. But what I love about Lindsay is that she is basically a girl trying to find her way in the world. She keeps a lot of her feelings inside, which can be painful, but she tries so hard to help people. She is one of those kids who wants to be accepted for who they are, but isn't sure how to do that--which is what I think makes her so endearing" --Cardellini, quoted in NBC press material, talking about Lindsay Weir, her character on the series "Freaks and Geeks

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