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lovable

[luhv-uh-buh l] /ˈlʌv ə bəl/
adjective
1.
of such a nature as to attract love; deserving love; amiable; endearing.
Also, loveable.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English lovable, lufabille. See love, -able
Related forms
lovability, lovableness, noun
lovably, adverb
unlovable, adjective
unlovableness, noun
unlovably, adverb
Synonyms
dear, tender, warm, affectionate.
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lovable

/ˈlʌvəbəl/
adjective
1.
attracting or deserving affection
Derived Forms
lovability, loveability, lovableness, loveableness, noun
lovably, loveably, adverb
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Word Origin and History for un lovable

lovable

adj.

also loveable, mid-14c., from love (v.) + -able. Related: Lovably.

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