Examples of loving in a Sentence
The old house has undergone a loving restoration.
they were a loving family, supporting each other when times were bad
Recent Examples of loving from the Web
Some sell crystals specifically for pets, and one blog even claims using Rose Quartz can make your pet more loving and less fearful.
The best thing parents can do is a quick and loving goodbye.
Beyonce and JayZ had a loving Kodak moment, shortly after the singer debuted her newborn twins for the first time.
But grandmas, no matter how loving or non-threatening, are still out.
One thing Melton learned from the search for Thomas was that no matter how loving and friendly a cat is, being lost is a scary situation for him.
All proceeds will be split between The Idaho Foodbank, a hunger relief organization, and Fuzzy Pawz Rescue, a nonprofit dedicated to finding loving homes for homeless dogs and cats in Idaho and Utah.
On the contrary, Genital Jousting is also meant to be a loving homage to the penis.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the no-kill shelter, which helps pets find a loving home.
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First Known Use of loving
before 12th century
Synonymsadoring, affectionate, devoted, fond, tender, tenderhearted
Related Wordscaring, compassionate, considerate, cordial, doting, forgiving, friendly, humane, kind, understanding, warmhearted; ardent, fervent, impassioned, passionate, warm; amatory, amorous, erotic (also erotical); enamored, infatuated, lovesick; lovey-dovey, mushy, romantic, sappy, sentimental; brotherly, fatherly, motherly, sisterly
Near Antonymsaloof, antisocial, cold-eyed, cool, detached, distant, dry, frosty, hard-hearted, indifferent, offish, pitiless, remote, reserved, standoffish, unbending, uncaring, unfeeling; disaffected, unconcerned, uninvolved; cold, frigid, unfriendly; callous, cold-blooded, hard-boiled, heartless, pitiless, ruthless, soulless, unromantic, unsentimental
LOVING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of loving for English Language Learners
: feeling or showing love
: very careful and thorough
LOVING Defined for Kids
Definition of loving for Students
- a loving glance
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