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adore

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of ADORE

1
to feel passion, devotion, or tenderness for <an attentive, solicitous husband who clearly adores his wife>
Synonyms adore, cherish, worship
2
to love or admire too much <adores her older sister so much that she cannot see her considerable faults>
3
to offer honor or respect to (someone) as a divine power <the Roman soldier was beheaded for adoring the Christian god>
4
to take pleasure in <I adore those earrings—wherever did you get them?>
Synonyms adore, delight (in), dig, fancy, get off (on), groove (on), like, love, rejoice (in), relish, revel (in), savor (also savour)
Related Words admire, appreciate, cherish, revere, venerate, worship; prize, treasure, value; devour, drink (in), eat (up), feast (on); dote (on), idolize; cotton (to), favor, prefer; indulge (in), luxuriate (in), wallow (in)

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