verb (used with object), a·dored, a·dor·ing.
verb (used without object), a·dored, a·dor·ing.
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He was in publicity heaven, a place he adored, and he was full of talk of the future.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While they adored both music and each other, they were certain that mixing the two would be a bad idea.Viral Video Pioneers: How Pomplamoose is Turning YouTube Stardom Into a Sustainable Profession|Oliver Jones|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rivers thanked "all Joan Rangers" for all the love and support that they had sent to her and her son Cooper, who Rivers adored.Melissa Rivers: Life After Joan—A Funny, Moving Celebration on a Special 'Fashion Police'|Tim Teeman|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His father, Carl Reiner, had given him the book to read, and he adored it so he had a real respect for the material.Cary Elwes, aka Westley, Shares Inconceivable Tales From the Making of ‘The Princess Bride’|Marlow Stern|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His father was strict and stern, but very fair, and Robin adored him.The Stacks: Robin Williams, More Than A Shtick Figure|Joe Morgenstern|August 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Only the cuckoo of our common birds builds so flimsy a nest as the dove's adored darling.Birds Every Child Should Know|Neltje Blanchan
Nor was any mistress ever so beautiful and divine as this one, appointed to possess and be adored by us.A Pessimist|Robert Timsol
As a war nurse she had been adored by the wounded men and fought over by the hospital commandants.The Pagan Madonna|Harold MacGrath
Nevertheless, they had a knowledge of one sole God; and accordingly they adored Him as the principal God, and greater than all.The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 - Volume 40 of 55|Francisco Colin
Although they (the idols) were destroyed by an unusual storm and hail of stones, yet the spot where we adored them did not perish.Caucasian Legends|A. Goulbat