adjective \-səm\

Definition of LOVESOME


Examples of LOVESOME

  1. <a lovesome child that any couple would eagerly adopt>
  2. <the kind of young and lovesome woman that any man would want for a wife>

First Known Use of LOVESOME

before 12th century


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