Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: lovingly
IPA transcription: [l'ʌvɪŋli]
r meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: fondly, lovingly
    Meaning: with fondness; with love; "she spoke to her children fondly"
Usage examples
  • "Dear, flattering child!" said Julia Cloud lovingly.
  • They came round her, and caressed her hands lovingly with their beaks.
  • He removed his hat, carefully lifted the bark, and gazed lovingly at the imprint.
  • Of course, he entered at this juncture, into no explanation of his motives, and they walked on very lovingly together.
  • She caught it in both of hers and laying her cheek lovingly against it, looked up at him with tears trembling in her eyes.
  • Unabashed, Burne ran his hand lovingly across the spacious foreheads, and piling up the pictures put them back in his desk.
  • As he went out at the prisoners' door, she turned, laid her head lovingly on her father's breast, tried to speak to him, and fell at his feet.
  • Now he was there on purpose to take her with him, and she went forth with him, leaning lovingly on his arm, while yet close under her sister's eyes.
  • As we had given the name to the poor child, and as the poor child took so lovingly to me, I think I should feel jealous of calling another child by it.
  • "We have sailed many weeks, we have sailed many days, (Seven days to the week I allow), But a Snark, on the which we might lovingly gaze, We have never beheld till now!