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adjective ador·able \ə-ˈdȯr-ə-bəl\

Simple Definition of adorable

  • : very appealing or attractive : very lovable

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of adorable

  1. 1 :  worthy of being adored

  2. 2 :  extremely charming <an adorable child>

adorabilityplay \-ˌdȯr-ə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
adorablenessplay \-ˈdȯr-ə-bəl-nəs\ noun
adorablyplay \-blē\ adverb

ADORABLE Defined for Kids

adorable

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adjective ador·able \ə-ˈdȯr-ə-bəl\

Definition of adorable for Students

  1. :  charming, lovely <an adorable baby>

adorably \-blē\ adverb




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