What does loving mean?

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ˈlʌv ɪŋlov·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lovingadjective

    feeling or showing love and affection

    "loving parents"; "loving glances"

Wiktionary

  1. lovingnoun

    The action of the verb to love.

  2. lovingadjective

    Expressing a large amount of love to other people; affectionate.

    his loving wife

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Lovingparticipial adj.

    Etymology: from love.

    So loving to my mother,
    That he permitted not the winds of heav’n
    To visit her face too roughly. William Shakespeare, Hamlet.

    This earl was of great courage, and for this cause much loved of his soldiers, to whom he was no less loving again. John Hayward.

    The king took her in his arms till she came to herself, and comforted her with loving words. Esth. xv. 8.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Loving

    of Love

  2. Lovingadjective

    affectionate

  3. Lovingadjective

    expressing love or kindness; as, loving words

Freebase

  1. Loving

    Loving is an American television soap opera that ran on ABC from June 26, 1983, to November 10, 1995, a total of 3,169 episodes. The serial, set in the fictional town of Corinth, Pennsylvania, was co-created by Agnes Nixon and former actor Douglas Marland. The show was broadcast in France under the title Amoureusement Votre and in Italy as Quando si ama.

Editors Contribution

  1. loving

    Feeling or expressing love.

    They were a very loving couple and people loved to share time with them.


    Submitted by MaryC on February 15, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of loving in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of loving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of loving in a Sentence

  1. Bradley Cooper:

    You know, when you have access to that kind of information you get a side to someone that no one really ever sees. You see the family man, you see how loving he was, and I think that Bradley really brings that heart, that balance between him as the military man but also this soulful, loving father. it was a keyhole into that life.

  2. Belen Aldecosea:

    She (Pebbles) was so loving. It was like she knew I needed somebody.

  3. Oprah Winfrey:

    I feel that if people really knew her they would know that she is not only everything we perceive of her in being graceful and dynamic in holding that position, but she just has a wonderful, warm, giving, loving heart, i think it's very unfair.

  4. Ron Jeremy:

    The thing about heaviness is you can't do a 12-step program, you have to eat, (Loving to eat) is one of the worst addictions.

  5. Mark Rupp:

    They're in the chicken soup stage right now, it's really just watching them and giving them supportive care that you would probably get at home from a loving provider.

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