What does the word adorable mean?

Usage examples for adorable

  1. Here also is an adorable Madonna and laughing Child, beyond anything in Florence for sheer gaiety if not mischief, which the South Kensington authorities call a Rossellino but Herr Bode a Desiderio da Settignano. – A Wanderer in Florence by E. V. Lucas
  2. With them the lucky alone were the adorable! – The Redemption of David Corson by Charles Frederic Goss