Deserving is adored worthy of divine honors
- lovable particularly in a childlike or naive way
- Deserving to-be adored; worthy of divine awards.
- Worthy of the utmost love or value.
1610s, from French adorable, from Latin adorabilis "worthy of worship," from adorare (see adore). Weakened sense of "delightful, charming" is taped from 1710. Associated: Adorably; adorableness.
(a.) Deserving to-be adored; worthy of divine awards.
- (a.) Worthy of the utmost love or respect.
On the central stalk stood poised the figure of a girl so exquisitely formed and colored and so lovely in the expression of her delicate features that Dorothy thought she had never seen so sweet and adorable a creature in all her life.