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
Bob’ Mallison, 90, went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, December 16, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.
Shortly after, Teigen replied with the shadiest, funniest message (in, like, a loving way).
Growing up, Buckley was surrounded by a loving family and calls his childhood with his three sisters and parents the quintessential American dream.
This, for me, captures the essence of true Italian food—local, nutritious ingredients transformed into hearty meals cooked with a loving hand.
The bond between the two hasn’t always been so loving.
So this is what being part of a loving family is like.
The only requirement is that the recipients give the pet a loving home.
She is survived by a cousin, Gregory Warren and lots of very loving friends.
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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
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Definition of loving for Students
- a loving glance
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