unloving

loving

[luhv-ing]
adjective
feeling or showing love; warmly affectionate; fond: loving glances.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English lovyng; replacing Middle English lovende, Old English lufiende. See love, -ing2

lovingly, adverb
lovingness, noun
nonloving, adjective
unloving, adjective
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loving (ˈlʌvɪŋ)
 
adj
feeling, showing, or indicating love and affection
 
'lovingly
 
adv
 
'lovingness
 
n

unloving (ʌnˈlʌvɪŋ)
 
adj
not feeling or showing love and affection

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loving
O.E. lufenda (see love (v.)). Related: lovingly (late 14c.). Loving cup is attested from 1808.
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