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Meaning of DOTING

Pronunciation:  'dowting

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  extravagantly or foolishly loving and indulgent; "adoring grandparents"; "deceiving her preoccupied and doting husband with a young captain"; "hopelessly spoiled by a fond mother"

DOTING is a 6 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: adoring, fond, loving



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Dot"ing\, a.
That dotes; silly; excessively fond. -- {Dot"ing*ly}, adv. --
{Dot"ing*ness}, n.

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