undoting

doting

[doh-ting]
adjective
1.
excessively fond: doting parents.
2.
showing a decline of mental faculties, especially associated with old age; weak-minded; senile.

Origin:
1480–90; dote + -ing2

dotingly, adverb
dotingness, noun
undoting, adjective
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Word Origin & History

dote
c.1200, from M.L.G. doten "be foolish," of unknown origin. Dotage, lit. "the state of one who dotes," first recorded late 14c. for "senility." Related: Doted; dotes; doting.
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