Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Delightful, lovable, and charming: an adorable set of twins.
  • adj. Worthy of adoration.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Befitting of being adored; cute or loveable.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Deserving to be adored; worthy of divine honors.
  • adj. Worthy of the utmost love or respect.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Demanding adoration; worthy of being adored; worthy of divine honors.
  • Worthy of the utmost love or admiration: as, she is an adorable creature; an adorable statue.
  • Demanding adoration; worthy of being adored; worthy of divine honors.
  • Worthy of the utmost love or admiration: as, she is an adorable creature; an adorable statue.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. lovable especially in a childlike or naive way

Etymologies

Borrowed from French adorable (Wiktionary)

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