beloved beloved  /bɪ ˈləvd/


  1. (n) a beloved person; used as terms of endearment
  2. (adj) dearly loved



  1. He is beloved by Jews, Christians and Muslims.
  2. Over 60 years, a beloved monarch has used his moral authority to guide Thailand through many crises.


  1. Beloved Family Pet Missing After Visit to Norco Groomer

    NORCO, Calif. (KTLA) – A family searched for answers and clues on Sunday as to what may have happened to their beloved toy poodle. Andrea and Anthony Baerga said they were heartbroken after dropping off their two dogs at a …
    on June 17, 2013     Source: KTLA-TV Los Angeles

  2. Barbra Streisand arrives in Israel for Peres' 90th

    Beloved American singer one of many famed guests invited for Israeli President Shimon Peres' 90th birthday party.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: GlobalPost

  3. Coming Attractions: Beloved butcher Pat LaFrieda's warehouse...

    Beloved butcher Pat LaFrieda's warehouse at 601 Washington Street has found a buyer after years on the market, and the buyer is — you're never going to believe this — tearing it down and constructing high end condos in...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Curbed New York


  1. "Bob was always there for his teammates and was one of the toughest men to ever play in the NHL," Red Wings owners Mike and Marian Ilitch said in a statement. "He also was one of the kindest, most colorful and beloved players Detroit has ever...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Marian Ilitch Source: Seattle Times

  2. "I lost a beloved sister in July and, in August, [Senator] Ted Kennedy," said Christopher Dodd. "I battled cancer over the summer, and in the midst of all of this, found myself in the toughest political shape of my career."
    on Jan 6, 2010 By: Chris Dodd Source: Voice of America

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