lovable lovable  /ˈlə və bəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having characteristics that attract love or affection

Usage(s):

  1. The lovable ladies were unmasked as frauds--unintentional, mind you--but frauds nonetheless.
  2. It's one thing to portray a vaguely Eastern European, naively anti-Semitic, sexist, insensitive but somehow lovable lout.
  3. The Fab Four hated the silly, lovable mop-top image they created, and on that score alone they would probably love Spitz's book.

News

  1. Pets of the Week: Koda

    Koda is The Daily Sentinel's dog of the week from the Nacogdoches Animal Shelter. She is a 5-month-old Chihuahua. Koda is very playful and lovable. She enjoys being outside and being loved on. She is looking for a caring family and cozy home. For more information on animals up for adoption, stop by or contact the Nacogdoches Animal Control and Shelter, 3211 S.W. Stallings Dr. #(936)560-5011
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Daily Sentinel

  2. Pets of the Week: Bob

    Bob is a very calm and lovable Domestic Short Hair. He is 6-months-old and is up to date on his shots. Bob is super lovable and enjoys being pet behind the ears. He is looking for a caring family that will take him home. For more information on animals up for adoption, stop by or contact the Nacogdoches Animal Control and Shelter, 3211 S.W. Stallings Dr. #(936)560-5011
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Daily Sentinel

  3. Pet of the Week: Ash

    EUGENE, Ore. – If you’d like a big and lovable dog, this guys for you. Ash, our KEZI 9 News Pet of the Week, is an 8-year-old Labrador Retriever. Ash does well with both cats and dogs, but tends to ignore them. He’s great with kids of any age. He is currently staying at Greenhill, … Continue reading »
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KEZI 9 Eugene

Quotes

  1. "You are such a lovable character that (we) just want you to do well, but unfortunately you're not much of a dancer," head judge Len Goodman said.
    on Aug 31, 2006 By: Len Goodman Source: Leading The Charge

  2. "He seemed such a sweet, gentle, lovable kind of person," said Macdonald, whose last film was mountaineering documentary "Touching the Void." "But he proved ...... he did have those depths of anger and paranoia and terror in him."
    on Feb 11, 2007 By: Kevin Macdonald Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "I do think that Po the panda is going to give Shrek a run for his money, because I think that Po in a very different way is without question the most-lovable character we've ever created," Katzenberg said. "Shrek's an anti-hero hero. Po is...
    on May 15, 2007 By: Jeffrey Katzenberg Source: News1130

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