adoring adoring  /ə ˈdɔ rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) showing adoration
  2. (adj) extravagantly or foolishly loving and indulgent

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The girls earn $150 to $400 a night in salary, in addition to the perquisites and gifts that adoring customers shower on them.
  2. Members of his evangelical team would enter his hotel room before him, to search it for any adoring fan or tabloid bait that might be hiding out.
  3. A sizable chunk of their once adoring audience feels the same way about the Dixie Chicks.

News

  1. Shady's Night: LeSean McCoy hosts charity softball event in Lancaster - see photo gallery

    LANCASTER - For one night, there were no quarterback controversies, no training-camp horror stories or comparing and contrasting head coaches. It was just LeSean McCoy, a couple of his Philadelphia Eagles teammates and NFL buddies, and a house full of adoring...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Patriot-News

  2. San Jose: Nancy Pelosi booed, interrupted by liberal online activists

    An otherwise adoring crowd of liberal activists booed and interrupted House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Saturday as she defended the Obama administration's electronic surveillance practices at a political conference in Silicon Valley.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. LeBron Sends Instagram Message To Haters

    LeBron James laid on his couch and taped a heartfelt message to his adoring haters.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: WUSA 9 Washington, D.C.

Quotes

  1. "I sincerely hope that the next president is here today," Mr. McCain said. "My opponent, of course, is traveling in Europe, and tomorrow his tour takes him to France. In a scene that Lance would recognize, a throng of adoring fans awaits...
    on Jul 25, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Toledo Blade

  2. On her blog, Malkin called the protest "an abysmal failure." "The nostalgic, Marx-adoring organizers of Recreate '68 seem to have mustered no more than, oh, 68 bodies. Their presence here is dwarfed by the massive show of police, press, and...
    on Aug 27, 2008 By: Michelle Malkin Source: KSBW

  3. "We've seen love in the White House before, but in many cases it was the adoring wife, along the lines of Nancy Reagan," says Coontz, a professor at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Wash. "What the Obamas have is a jocular, playful love, a...
    on Feb 12, 2009 By: Stephanie Coontz Source: International Herald Tribune

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