Definition of endearing in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɪnˈdɪərɪŋ/
Pronunciation: /ɛnˈdɪərɪŋ/


Inspiring affection: an endearing little grin
More example sentences
  • No one except the Lord spoke to him like that with such an endearing term of undying affection.
  • Evans has a way of combining generous understatement with a big grin that is very endearing.
  • I often attributed his popularity to his lovely, large, endearing eyes and his tinkle of a laugh.
lovable, adorable, cute, sweet, dear, delightful, lovely, charming, appealing, attractive, engaging, winning, captivating, enchanting, beguiling, winsome;
Scottish & Northern English  bonny
informal adorbs
dated taking

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