Vincent toured in a play called Mama's Daughters with Ethel Waters and adored her.
It was a photo-op for the world to show how adored he is by the people of Iran.
If any performer could understand what it was like to be adored by millions of screaming women, it was Frank Sinatra.
For the early years of my childhood, he was someone I adored.
Though he never had the mainstream recognition of Jerry Garcia, Weir has been adored by Deadheads for decades.
He was universally popular; admired by young men, adored by young ladies.
The Rosenfelds adored him, with the single exception of the head of the family.
You are young, beautiful, rich, adored—one of the queens of society.
I began to tremble all over, as I adored that doll, which had been given to me by my father.
A man who adored the rising sun faced the east, and had the north on his left and the south on his right.
late 14c., aouren, "to worship, pay divine honors to, bow down before," from Old French aorer "to adore, worship, praise" (10c.), from Latin adorare "speak to formally, beseech, ask in prayer," in Late Latin "to worship," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + orare "speak formally, pray" (see orator). Meaning "to honor very highly" is attested from 1590s; weakened sense of "to be very fond of" emerged by 1880s. Related: Adored; adoring.
to worship; to express reverence and homage. The forms of adoration among the Jews were putting off the shoes (Ex. 3:5; Josh. 5:15), and prostration (Gen. 17:3; Ps. 95:6; Isa. 44:15, 17, 19; 46:6). To "kiss the Son" in Ps. 2:12 is to adore and worship him. (See Dan. 3:5, 6.) The word itself does not occur in Scripture.