Definition of loving in English:
Feeling or showing love or great care: a kind and loving father
More example sentences
- She knelt down next to me, dried my eyes and gave me a warm, loving hug that made everything all right.
- We both lost our fathers when we were young and were blessed with loving mothers.
- She had grown up in a loving family and knew that love and care were two different words.
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The demonstration of love or great care.
- He was not one of these people who was kind of a machine, who did his work and was not capable of love or loving.
- I guess a baby cat needs some loving too, it doesn't even have a mother around to care for it.
- For centuries it has been the basis of training hearts in the art of loving and adoration.
- Example sentences
- In truth, his childhood is not out of the ordinary, though it is lovingly recalled.
- This is not to say that they are not proud of their own culture, lovingly elaborated over the centuries.
- This seemingly unpromising property was gradually and lovingly developed into an elaborate garden.
- Example sentences
- When I tried with my parents I saw only hatred and anger, and when I tried on Bert, it had showed kindness and lovingness that is always found in close friends.
- There is much evidence of lovingness in the work, particularly in the delightful rendering of the smallest of creatures.
- This wandering visualization captures the sense of family as a unit, an organism unto itself (appropriately, the entire clan smokes out of the same pack of cigarettes), with the lovingness and annoyingness such inseparability entails.
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