Definition of adorable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//əˈdɔːrəbl//
; NAmE NAmE//əˈdɔːrəbl//
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very attractive and easy to feel love for What an adorable child! Isn’t he just adorable? Word Originearly 17th cent. (in the sense ‘worthy of divine worship’): from French, from Latin adorabilis, from the verb adorare ‘to worship’, from ad- ‘to’ + orare ‘speak, pray’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: adorable