What does adorable mean?

Definitions for adorable
əˈdɔr ə bəl, əˈdoʊr-adorable

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adorable, endearing, lovelyadjective

    lovable especially in a childlike or naive way


  1. adorableadjective

    Befitting of being adored, cute and/or loveable

  2. Etymology: Borrowed from adorable

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Adorableadjective

    That which ought to be adored; that which is worthy of divine honours.

    Etymology: adorable, Fr.

    On these two, viz. the love of God, and our neighbour, hang both the law and the prophets, says the adorable Author of christianity; and the Apostle says, the end of the law is charity. George Cheyne, Philosophical Principles.


  1. adorable

    Adorable refers to something or someone that is extremely charming, appealing, or attractive, often inciting feelings of affection or delight. Typically used to describe cuteness or endearness, like small children, pets, or certain behaviors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adorableadjective

    deserving to be adored; worthy of divine honors

  2. Adorableadjective

    worthy of the utmost love or respect

  3. Etymology: [L. adorabilis, fr. adorare: cf. F. adorable.]


  1. Adorable

    Adorable were a British alternative rock band. They formed in Coventry in 1991, and consisted of band members Piotr Fijalkowski, Robert Dillam, Stephen 'Wil' Williams and Kevin Gritton.

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Anagrams for adorable »

  1. roadable

  2. oar blade

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adorable in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adorable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of adorable in a Sentence

  1. Jean Kerr:

    I'm tired of all this nonsense about beauty being only skin-deep. That's deep enough. What do you want, an adorable pancreas

  2. Prashant Agarwal:

    When money starts showering upon you, it could surely increase your power to afford all worldy pleasures but it never makes sure that you will be loved by the society and people. If you want to become adorable, try to be a man of compassion than a money oriented man.

  3. Vicki Lawrence:

    Hysterical, crazy, bold, fearless, humble, kind, adorable... all synonyms for Tim Conway, i am so lucky to ever have shared a stage with Tim Conway. Harvey Korman and Tim Conway are together again... the angels are laughing out loud tonight.

  4. Skylee Campbell:

    It was adorable. They had us all turn on our call lights to light up the aisle and play music.

  5. Hoda Kotb:

    Joel Schiffman and I have had a lot of prayerful and meaningful conversations over the holidays and we decided that we're better as friends and parents than we are as an engaged couple, so we decided we are going to start this new year on our new path as loving parents to our adorable, delightful children, and as friends.

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