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5 letters words from 'adore'

ADORE 6OARED 6
OREAD 6 

4 letters words from 'adore'

AERO 4ARED 5
DARE 5DEAR 5
DERO 5DOER 5
DORE 5EARD 5
ODEA 5ORAD 5
RADE 5READ 5
REDO 5ROAD 5
RODE 5ROED 5

3 letters words from 'adore'

ADO 4ARD 4
ARE 3DAE 4
DOE 4DOR 4
EAR 3ERA 3
OAR 3ODA 4
ODE 4ORA 3
ORD 4ORE 3
RAD 4RED 4
REO 3ROD 4
ROE 3 

2 letters words from 'adore'

AD 3AE 2
AR 2DA 3
DE 3DO 3
EA 2ED 3
ER 2OD 3
OE 2OR 2
RE 2 

All 5 letters words made out of adore

adore daore aodre oadre doare odare adroe daroe ardoe radoe draoe rdaoe aorde oarde arode raode orade roade dorae odrae droae rdoae ordae rodae adoer daoer aoder oader doaer odaer adeor daeor aedor eador deaor edaor aoedr oaedr aeodr eaodr oeadr eoadr doear odear deoar edoar oedar eodar adreo dareo ardeo radeo draeo rdaeo adero daero aedro eadro dearo edaro aredo raedo aerdo eardo reado erado dreao rdeao derao edrao redao erdao aored oared aroed raoed oraed roaed aoerd oaerd aeord eaord oeard eoard areod raeod aerod earod reaod eraod oread roead oerad eorad reoad eroad dorea odrea droea rdoea ordea rodea doera odera deora edora oedra eodra dreoa rdeoa deroa edroa redoa erdoa oreda roeda oerda eorda reoda eroda

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Definitions and meaning of adore

adore

Etymology

From Middle English *adoren, aouren, from Old French adorer, aorer, from Latin adōrō, from ad (to) + ōrō (I speak).

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) enPR: ədôʹ, IPA(key): /əˈdɔː/
  • (General American) enPR: ədôrʹ, IPA(key): /əˈdɔɹ/
  • (rhotic, without the horsehoarse merger) enPR: ədōrʹ, IPA(key): /əˈdo(ː)ɹ/
  • (non-rhotic, without the horsehoarse merger) IPA(key): /əˈdoə̯/
  • Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)
  • Hyphenation: adore

Verb

adore (third-person singular simple present adores, present participle adoring, simple past and past participle adored)

  1. To worship.
    • c. 1605, William Shakespeare, King Lear, Act I, Scene 4,[1]
      Now, gods that we adore, whereof comes this?
    • 1758, Tobias Smollett, A Complete History of England, London: James Rivington and James Fletcher, 3rd edition, Volume 6, Book 8, “William III,” p. 29,[2]
      [James] was met at the castle-gate by a procession of [] bishops and priests in their pontificals, bearing the host, which he publicly adored.
    • 1852, Frederick Oakeley (translator), “O Come, All Ye Faithful” in Francis H. Murray, A Hymnal for Use in the English Church,[3]
      Come and behold him
      Born the King of Angels:
      O come, let us adore Him,
      Christ the Lord.
    Antonym: disdain
  2. To love with one's entire heart and soul; regard with deep respect and affection.
    • 1849, Thomas Macaulay, The History of England from the Accession of James II, London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, Volume I, Chapter 5, p. 388,[4]
      The great mass of the population abhorred Popery and adored Monmouth.
    Antonym: disdain
  3. To be very fond of.
    • "I ought to arise and go forth with timbrels and with dances; but, do you know, I am not inclined to revels? There has been a little—just a very little bit too much festivity so far …. Not that I don't adore dinners and gossip and dances; not that I do not love to pervade bright and glittering places. []"
  4. (obsolete) To adorn.
    • 1596, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, London: William Ponsonbie, Book 4, Canto 11, p. ,[5]
      [] and likewise on her hed
      A Chapelet of sundry flowers she wore,
      From vnder which the deawy humour shed,
      Did tricle downe her haire, like to the hore
      Congealed litle drops, which doe the morne adore.
    Antonym: disdain

Derived terms

Related terms

  • adorable
  • adoration

Translations

Anagrams

  • E-road, O'Dare, Roade, dorea, oared, oread

Basque

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /a.do.ɾe/

Noun

adore

  1. energy
  2. courage

Declension

Synonyms

  • kemen

Derived terms


French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /a.dɔʁ/
  • Rhymes: -ɔʁ

Verb

adore

  1. first/third-person singular present indicative of adorer
  2. first/third-person singular present subjunctive of adorer
  3. second-person singular imperative of adorer

Anagrams

  • éroda

Galician

Verb

adore

  1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive of adorar

Haitian Creole

Etymology

From French adorer (worship, adore).

Verb

adore

  1. adore
  2. worship

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈa.do.re/, [ˈa.d̪ɔ.rɛ]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈa.do.re/, [ˈaː.d̪ɔ.rɛ]
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /aˈdoː.re/, [aˈd̪oː.rɛ]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /aˈdo.re/, [aˈd̪ɔː.rɛ]

Noun

adore or adōre n

  1. ablative singular of ador

Portuguese

Verb

adore

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of adorar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of adorar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of adorar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of adorar

Romanian

Verb

adore

  1. third-person singular/third-person plural present subjunctive of adora

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /aˈdoɾe/, [aˈðoɾe]

Verb

adore

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of adorar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of adorar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of adorar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of adorar.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to love deeply.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)