- I(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)adj. See love.II(Roget's IV) modif.Syn. loved, adored, worshiped, cherished, dear, favorite, admired, highly regarded or valued, idolized, precious, prized, dearest, yearned for, hallowed, popular, revered, venerated, treasured, well-liked, cared for, respected, endeared, favored, esteemed, doted on, nearest to one's own heart, dearly beloved, pleasing, after one's own heart, darling, pet.Ant. hated*, abhorred, disliked.n.Syn. fianc?, sweetheart, object of one's affection; see lover 1 .III(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) a.loved, dearest, cherished, adored, darling, precious, worshipped, revered, treasured, esteemed.ANT.: hated, detested, distainedIV(Roget's Thesaurus II) I adjective Regarded with much love and tenderness: darling, dear, loved, precious. See LOVE. II noun A person who is much loved: darling, dear, honey, love, minion, precious, sweet, sweetheart, truelove. Informal: sweetie. Idiom: light of one's life. See LOVE.
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Beloved — has several meanings:*Beloved (love), referring to an intimate relationship of love * Beloved (novel), a Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Toni Morrison * Beloved (film), a 1998 movie, based on the Toni Morrison novel *Beloved (band), a North… … Wikipedia
Beloved — Be*loved , p. p. & a. Greatly loved; dear to the heart. [1913 Webster] Antony, so well beloved of C[ae]sar. Shak. [1913 Webster] This is my beloved Son. Matt. iii. 17. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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Beloved — Be*lov ed, n. One greatly loved. [1913 Webster] My beloved is mine, and I am his. Cant. ii. 16. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
beloved — (adj.) late 14c., from pp. of verb belove (c.1200), from BE (Cf. be ) + loven to love (see LOVE (Cf. love) (v.)). Noun meaning one who is beloved is from 1520s … Etymology dictionary
beloved — [adj] adored admired, cared for, cherished, darling, dear, dearest, doted on, endeared, esteemed, fair haired, favorite, hallowed, highly regarded, highly valued, idolized, loved, near to one’s heart*, pet*, pleasing, popular, precious, prized,… … New thesaurus
beloved — [bi luv′id, biluvd′] adj. [ME biloved < biloven: see BE & LOVE] dearly loved n. a beloved person … English World dictionary
beloved — index popular Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
beloved — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ dearly loved. ► NOUN ▪ a much loved person … English terms dictionary
beloved — adjective literary or humorous 1 a beloved place, thing etc is one that you love very much: She returned at last to her beloved country. | He s always talking about his beloved computer! (+ of/by): a slogan much beloved of politicians 2 my/her… … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
beloved — be|lov|ed [bıˈlʌvıd] adj 1.) literary or humorous loved very much by someone ▪ He never recovered from the death of his beloved daughter. ▪ He s always talking about his beloved computer! beloved of/by ▪ a book beloved of children everywhere 2.)… … Dictionary of contemporary English