Definition of dotingly in English:



  • See doting

    • ‘Seventy years ago an Eton schoolmaster dotingly built his soprano wife a bijou opera-house beside the country pile he inherited on the Sussex Downs at Glyndebourne.’
    • ‘‘It is ultimately up to them,’ he says, looking dotingly at his daughters.’
    • ‘It is dotingly displayed, like everything else, under dramatic lighting that illuminates heirloom tomatoes as if they were heirloom diamonds.’
    • ‘Catherine smiled dotingly on the little girl she had raised since that day eight years ago.’
    • ‘‘They cannot possibly compare to you,’ I said dotingly into her ear.’