adj [esp attrib 尤作定语] feeling or showing love 爱的; 表示爱意的; 亲爱的
*a loving friend 亲爱的朋友
* loving words 体贴的话.
[only before noun]
behaving in a way that shows you love someone
loving wife/family/parents etc
the confidence he had gained from having a warm and loving family
What that child needs is plenty of loving care .
He's very loving and affectionate with his sister.
thinking that peace, having fun etc is very important
a peace-loving nation
done with a lot of care and attention
the loving care with which the house has been restored
She smiled at him lovingly.
the plane he had lovingly built
1. We are an essentially peace-loving people. 我们基本上是爱好和平的民族。
2. She gave the child a loving caress. 她疼爱地抚摸着孩子。
3. She held her child in a loving clasp. 她钟爱地紧抱着她的孩子。
4. Marx was a loving, gentle and considerate father. 马克思是一位慈爱、和善、体贴的父亲。