Origin of lovable
Examples from the Web for lovable
What they found was that most people preferred to work with the lovable fool rather than the competent jerk.
“Adelie penguins are the most lovable, rollicking, comical kind,” the story read.Lovable ‘Madagascar’ Penguins Are Known to Rape and Torture in Real Life|Asawin Suebsaeng|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“It paints the women as shrews, as humorless and uptight, and it paints the men as lovable, goofy, fun-loving guys,” she said.
“We are aware that this is not exactly the most lovable of guys,” said one Cuomo aide.Andrew Cuomo Can't Ignore It Now: He's Weak Even at Home|David Freedlander|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Do you even remember working with Brad Pitt on that movie, as the lovable stoner, Floyd?Patricia Arquette Uncut: Drunken Mischief with Johnny Depp, ‘True Romance’ Crush, and ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|July 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was a face most lovable; so gentle and peaceful in its character.My Novel, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
I thought there were happy spirits hovering round the lifeless form of him who was so lovable in life and lovely in death.Nurse and Spy in the Union Army|S. Emma E. Edmonds
There is nothing pretty or lovable about his art; it is a wild art.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther
He had often heard Rose Maynard speak of her aunt Martha, who was evidently not a lovable person.Edward Barry|Louis Becke
At the window sat Anneli, fair and lovable as ever, but her countenance bore traces of gentle melancholy.Fairy Circles|Unknown