Definition of 'doting'
Example sentences containing 'doting'
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For the moment she is enjoying doting on her niece and nephew. The Sun (2012)He was a doting husband and father who played a full part in domestic life notwithstanding the demands of his job. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The angry young man has become the admired senior citizen, sufficiently mellowed to be a doting father. Times, Sunday Times (2013)So what's a doting dad to do, eh? Times, Sunday Times (2015)She then goes into full-on damage limitation mode, playing the doting mum and dutiful wife. The Sun (2014)I'm a proper doting dad. The Sun (2014)He at least adheres to that conventional notion: the doting father and husband, the man for the job. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Trends of 'doting'
Used Occasionally. doting is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'doting'
British English: doting ADJECTIVE
If you say that someone is, for example, a doting mother, husband, or friend, you mean that they show a lot of love for someone.
His doting parents bought him his first racing bike at 13.
Definition of doting from the Collins English Dictionary
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