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  • v. Present participle of dote.
  • adj. Characterized by giving love and affection.
  • n. Excessive fondness; reverence.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. That dotes; silly; excessively fond.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Weak-minded; imbecile from old age.
  • Excessively fond.
  • Also spelled doating.

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

  • adj. extravagantly or foolishly loving and indulgent

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