adored adored  /ə ˈdɔrd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) regarded with deep or rapturous love (especially as if for a god)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Floating, stinging, punching, prophesying, he transformed his sport and became the world's most adored athlete.
  2. Little Louie, half starved, battled anti-Semitic bullies and helped his father whom he despised as much as he adored his mother.
  3. Nothing is more adored by cubicle-dwelling Gen-Xers than geek kitsch.

News

  1. Get Lana Del Rey’s makeup look: 5 video tutorials

    Posted in Fashion / Fashion blog / Make-up / Make-up & beauty Some singers are all about the voice and some are a complete package. Where would Lana Del Rey be without an exotic name change, a trademark look, and a sweet-girl-with-a-wild-side persona? Probably not in the place she is now – where she’s more an ideal than a person, adored by the youthful masses for speaking the language of a ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

  2. Antwon Brown, at 36, resident of Quincy

    Antwon L. “Sam” Brown of Quincy died June 6. He was 36. Mr. Brown was born in Savannah, Ga. He was a 1995 graduate of Quincy High School. He was known as the best running back in the school’s history. Mr. Brown enjoyed playing football, his 1994 Ford Mustang Cobra special edition and maintaining his house. He was known as a family man with a big smile who always helped others and who was adored ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  3. Channing Tatum - from big to huge? The box office will tell all

    For the nostalgia buff in me, I adored the Vanity Fair article by Peter Evans, the man who was to ghost write Ava Gardner's autobiography. However, that book was never published, in part because Evans was being sued by Frank Sinatra. (The author had the temerity to mention Sinatra's mob associations.) In time, the book was abandoned and Ava went on to work with another writer on "My Story."
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Quotes

  1. "He was a regular on the French stage, where the public adored his luminous style," Sarkozy said. "It is a great loss for us."
    on Dec 24, 2007 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Mr. Altman loved making movies. He loved the chaos of shooting and the sociability of the crew and actors - he adored actors - and he loved the editing room and he especially loved sitting in a screening room and watching the thing over and over...
    on Nov 21, 2006 By: Garrison Keillor Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Trig is beautiful and already adored by us," the Palin family said in a statement. "We knew through early testing he would face special challenges, and we feel privileged that God would entrust us with this gift and allow us unspeakable joy...
    on Apr 18, 2008 By: Sarah Palin Source: International Herald Tribune

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