What does the word adorable mean?

Usage examples for adorable

  1. It appeared that she had seen a most adorable hat there in the milliner's window and had planned since early morning upon riding over for it. – The Desert Valley by Jackson Gregory
  2. 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
  3. With them the lucky alone were the adorable! – The Redemption of David Corson by Charles Frederic Goss