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adorable

adjective uk   /əˈdɔː.rə.bəl/ us    /-ˈdɔːr.ə-/
used to describe people or animals that are easy to love because they are so attractive and often small: She has the most adorable two-year-old girl. an adorable puppy
Translations of “adorable”
in Chinese (Traditional) 可愛的, 討人喜歡的…
in Russian прелестный…
in Turkish bilhassa küçük olduğu için çok çekici olan, minyon…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可爱的, 讨人喜欢的…
in Polish rozkoszny…
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