Definition of lovingly in US English:

lovingly

adverb

  • With love or great care.

    ‘they smile lovingly at each other’
    ‘a lovingly restored building’
    • ‘It is a pleasure to view this lovingly directed film.’
    • ‘The sets and costuming are rich and lovingly illustrate a subtle passing of time.’
    • ‘Her estranged grandmother insists on lovingly transforming her from gawky teen into beautiful royalty.’
    • ‘London has never been so bleakly but lovingly rendered.’
    • ‘She focuses on what is useful to a painter today in the historical traditions through which she lovingly browses.’
    • ‘Their verbs are lovingly wrapped in the multiple tentacles of appropriate or inappropriate adverbs, depending, I suppose, on their mood.’
    • ‘The little girl's bedroom has been lovingly decorated by her parents.’
    • ‘While most of the graves are lovingly tended, many others are overgrown, unkempt, and desecrated.’
    • ‘He lovingly converted what was an old toolshed into a jewel of a workplace for his wife, who is a commercial artist.’
    • ‘The washy gray background suggests a wintry landscape and feels lovingly painted.’

Pronunciation

lovingly

/ˈləviNGlē/