What does lovesome mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term lovesome:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. affectionate, fond, lovesome, tender, warm(adj)

    having or displaying warmth or affection

    "affectionate children"; "a fond embrace"; "fond of his nephew"; "a tender glance"; "a warm embrace"


  1. lovesome(Adjective)

    Worthy of love; having qualities that inspire love; lovable.

  2. lovesome(Adjective)

    Lovable on account of beauty; lovely; beautiful; winsome.

  3. lovesome(Adjective)

    Loving; manifesting love or affection; affectionate; friendly.

  4. lovesome(Adjective)


  5. Origin: From lufsom, lufsum, from lufsum, equivalent to.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Lovesome(adj.)

    Lovely. A word not used.

    Nothing new can spring
    Without thy warmth, without thy influence bear,
    Or beautiful or lovesome can appear. John Dryden, Lucretius.

  2. Origin: from love.


  1. lovesome

    Lovesome refers to inspiring or possessing love; lovely or attractive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lovesome(adj)


  2. Origin: [AS. lufsum.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lovesome in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lovesome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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