Definition of Lovesome

1. Adjective. Having or displaying warmth or affection. "A warm embrace"




Definition of Lovesome

1. a. Lovely.

Definition of Lovesome

1. Adjective. Worthy of love; having qualities that inspire love; lovable. ¹

2. Adjective. Lovable on account of beauty; lovely; beautiful; winsome. ¹

3. Adjective. Loving; manifesting love or affection; affectionate; friendly. ¹

4. Adjective. Amorous. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lovesome

1. lovely [adj] - See also: lovely

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lovesome

loverless
loverlike
loverly
lovers
lovers' tiff
lovers' tiffs
lovertine
loverwise
loves
loveseat
loveseats
loveship
lovesick
lovesickness
lovesicknesses
lovesome (current term)
lovesong
lovesongs
lovespoon
lovespoons
lovest
lovestone
lovestruck
lovetap
lovetaps
loveth
lovevine
lovevines
lovewende
loveworthy

Literary usage of Lovesome

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1. Romance of Old Japan by Elizabeth Williams Champney, Frère Champney (1917)
"Many a lovesome evening did we beguile with lute and psaltery. Azalea was beloved by all, more especially by the children who trooped about her like a brood ..."

2. Through Norway with a Knapsack by William Mattieu Williams (1876)
"... A lovesome giant's mournful story—Grand scenery of the coast — Glaciers of the ... lovesome ..."

3. English Synonyms: Explained and Illustrated by J. H. A. Günther (1904)
"... One her dark hair and lovesome mien. — A. TENNYSON. 21. ALMOST, NEARLY. Almost denotes a high degree and ..."

4. A New and Accurate Description of All the Direct and Principal Cross Roads ...by Daniel Paterson, Francis Freeling by Daniel Paterson, Francis Freeling (1811)
"Between Northallerton and lovesome Н'П, on r, Grange, Robert Walker, Es;] ; on Í, Lasenby Hall, — Pierse, Esq. lovesome Hill. Between lovesome Hill I and ..."

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