Adore vs Adoring - What's the difference?
| Related terms
Adore is a related term of adoring.
As verbs the difference between adore and adoring
is that adore
is to worship while adoring
As an adjective adoring is
showing adoration or admiration.
As a noun adoring is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
*(Tobias Smollett) (1721–1771)
*:Bishops and priests,bearing the host, which he [James] publicly adored .
To love with one's entire heart and soul; regard with deep respect and affection.
*:The great mass of the population abhorred Popery and adored Montouth.
To be very fond of.
*:"I ought to arise and go forth with timbrels and with dances; but, do you know, I am not inclined to revels? There has been a little—just a very little bit too much festivity so far …. Not that I don't adore dinners and gossip and dances; not that I do not love to pervade bright and glittering places."
(lb) To adorn.
*(Edmund Spenser) (c.1552–1599)
*:Like to the hore / Congealed drops, which do the morn adore .
* 1847 , Matthew Henry, James Hamilton, Daily communion with God
- We must keep up a constant worship of God in our families, and in our closets; we must be frequent in holy adorings and admirings of God.