adv. adoringly, indulgently

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dotingly — Doting Dot ing, a. That dotes; silly; excessively fond. {Dot ing*ly}, adv. {Dot ing*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dotingly — adverb see dote …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dotingly — adverb In a doting manner …   Wiktionary

  • dotingly — dot·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • dotingly — adverb see doting …   Useful english dictionary

  • doting — dotingly, adv. dotingness, n. /doh ting/, adj. 1. excessively fond: doting parents. 2. showing a decline of mental faculties, esp. associated with old age; weak minded; senile. [1480 90; DOTE + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • Uxorial — Ux*o ri*al, a. [See {Uxorious}.] Dotingly fond of, or servilely submissive to, a wife; uxorious; also, becoming a wife; pertaining to a wife. [R.] [1913 Webster] The speech [of Zipporah, Ex. iv. 25] is not a speech of reproach or indignation, but …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dote — intransitive verb (doted; doting) Etymology: Middle English; akin to Middle Low German dotten to be foolish Date: 13th century 1. to exhibit mental decline of or like that of old age ; be in one s dotage 2. to be lavish or excessive in one s… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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