Definition of adorative in English:

adorative

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characterized by adoration; that adores or venerates.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Samuel Rutherford (c1600–1661), Church of Scotland minister and political theorist. From post-classical Latin adorativus from classical Latin adōrāt-, past participial stem of adōrāre + -īvus. Compare French adoratif characterized by adoration, that adores. Compare earlier adoring.

Pronunciation:

adorative

/əˈdɒrətɪv/