lovable

Someone lovable is very easy to love. Kittens and puppies, cute fictional characters, and sweet-faced stuffed animals all tend to be lovable. Clowns? Not so much.

People who are kind and generous to others are also lovable, because they deserve love in return for giving it to others. The adjective lovable comes from love, which has the Old English root lufu, "love, affection, or friendliness."

Definitions of lovable
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adj having characteristics that attract love or affection

“a mischievous but lovable child”
Synonyms:
loveable
desirable
worth having or seeking or achieving
amicable
characterized by friendship and good will
adorable, endearing, lovely
lovable especially in a childlike or naive way
angelic, angelical, cherubic, seraphic, sweet
having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub
cuddlesome, cuddly
inviting cuddling or hugging
loving
feeling or showing love and affection
Antonyms:
hateful
evoking or deserving hatred
undesirable, unwanted
not wanted
hostile
characterized by enmity or ill will
abominable, detestable, execrable, odious
unequivocally detestable
unlovable
incapable of inspiring love or affection
offensive
unpleasant or disgusting especially to the senses
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