Origin of loving
OTHER WORDS FROM lovinglov·ing·ly, adverblov·ing·ness, nounnon·lov·ing, adjectiveun·lov·ing, adjective
Words nearby loving
How to use loving in a sentence
We ended up calling him Gover, but I still woke up every morning with a loving Hangover.Some tasty, food-inspired names were on the menu for these pets|John Kelly|November 29, 2020|Washington Post
Sweet Pea, Zeek’s little sister, has sickle cell disease, but also a “melting hearts” superpower that allows her to manipulate minds to make any adult or child more loving, understanding and humble.
Justice Ginsburg gave me the most loving and tight hug ever.
I think we are much more tolerant and loving of each other than we’ve been led to believe.Full Transcript: Tomi Lahren on ‘The Carlos Watson Show’|Daniel Malloy|August 31, 2020|Ozy
In the 2019 paper, Kaufman and his colleagues found that a new scale he developed to measure the Light Triad was valid, reliably capturing “a loving and beneficent orientation toward others.”Are You Yoda or Darth Vader? - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Brian Gallagher|August 26, 2020|Nautilus
Few of us are as clever as my Inspector Morse-loving friend.
And finally, they meet Un (Randall Park), who appears to be nothing but genial and fun-loving—especially to Dave.Sony’s ‘The Interview’: A Glorious, Patriotic, and Katy Perry-Filled Mess|Marlow Stern|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For whatever reason, I grew up watching and loving horror movies—perhaps as a reaction to the environment I was growing up in.Tim Burton Talks ‘Big Eyes,’ His Taste For the Macabre, and the ‘Beetlejuice’ Sequel|Marlow Stern|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the opposite end of the spectrum are two other standout works, which depict Mary as a loving, nurturing mother.
Amelia must do this every day in loving Samuel—who often appears as a reminder of the irreparable past and death of Oskar.‘The Babadook’ Is the Best (and Most Sincere) Horror Movie of the Year|Samuel Fragoso|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The world may end, the heavens fall, yet loving voices would still find an echo in the ruins of the universe.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
Her glance wandered from his face away toward the Gulf, whose sonorous murmur reached her like a loving but imperative entreaty.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
But with no Devil the belief in a merciful and loving Heavenly Father becomes impossible.
It was as if the earlier, loving Lettice tried to assert itself, but was instantly driven back again.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
But this theory of a merciful, and loving Heavenly Father is vital to the Christian religion.
British Dictionary definitions for loving
Derived forms of lovinglovingly, adverblovingness, noun
Other Idioms and Phrases with loving
see tender loving care.