Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
feeling or showing love
showing that you love or care about someone or something
liking and caring about someone very much, especially as a result of knowing them well or for a long time
showing great love and admiration
full of admiration
showing kindness or love in the way that you behave towards someone
literary showing very strong feelings of love towards someone
feeling or showing respect
showing that you respect someone and want to treat them politely
formal feeling or expressing a lot of respect and admiration
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
to score a birdie at a hole in golf
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of showing love respect and admiration from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.