Adoring vs Amiable - What's the difference?

adoring | amiable |


As adjectives the difference between adoring and amiable

is that adoring is showing adoration or admiration while amiable is friendly; kind; sweet; gracious; as, an amiable temper or mood; amiable ideas.

As a verb adoring

is .

As a noun adoring

is adoration.

adoring

English

Verb

(head)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Showing adoration or admiration.
  • Derived terms

    * adoringly

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • adoration
  • * 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.

    Anagrams

    *

    amiable

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Friendly; kind; sweet; gracious; as, an amiable temper or mood; amiable ideas.
  • *
  • *:A short time afterward at the opera Gerald dragged him into a parterre to say something amiable to one of the amiable débutante Craig girls—and Selwyn found himself again facing Alixe.
  • Possessing sweetness of disposition; having sweetness of temper; kindhearted; which causes one to be liked; as, an amiable person.
  • *
  • *:A short time afterward at the opera Gerald dragged him into a parterre to say something amiable to one of the amiable débutante Craig girls—and Selwyn found himself again facing Alixe.
  • Usage notes

    * See (amicable).

    Synonyms

    * likable

    Derived terms

    () * amiability * amiableness * amiably