Simple Definition of beloved
: very much loved : dearly loved
Full Definition of beloved
: dearly loved : dear to the heart
Examples of beloved
He is a beloved public figure.
an actor beloved by millions of fans
one of the city's most beloved buildings
Origin of beloved
Middle English, from past participle of beloven to love, from be- + loven to love
First Known Use: 14th century
BELOVED Defined for Kids
Definition of beloved
: greatly loved : very dear <a beloved friend>
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