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adoring

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2 reflecting great admiration or devotion
  • the adoring attention of the girls' gymnastics team when our local Olympic hero spoke to them

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adoring

verb
present participle of adore

Synonyms & Antonyms of adoring (Entry 2 of 2)

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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The first known use of adoring was in 1597

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“Adoring.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/adoring. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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