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adores

verb , present tense third-person singular of adore

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1 to feel passion, devotion, or tenderness for
  • an attentive, solicitous husband who clearly adores his wife
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2 to love or admire too much
  • adores her older sister so much that she cannot see her considerable faults
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3 to offer honor or respect to (someone) as a divine power
  • the Roman soldier was beheaded for adoring the Christian god
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