beloved

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsnoun: /bɪˈlʌvɪd/, adjective: /bɪˈlʌvɪd/ /bɪˈlʌvd/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/bɪˈlʌvɪd, -ˈlʌvd/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(bi luvid, -luvd)



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beloved

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. [from, to] my beloved [children, family, wife]
  2. to my dearly beloved [children]
  3. is a beloved friend (of mine)
  4. (we are here today to) say goodbye to our beloved friend
  5. dearly beloved, we are gathered here [today, in the sight of God] to
  6. to all of my beloved ones
  7. are [much, very, sincerely] beloved
  8. was beloved of his [fans, followers, readers]
  9. is beloved and [respected, revered, faithful]
  10. (the death of) his beloved dog
  11. a much-beloved [family pet, institution, teacher]
  12. this beloved [country, classic, band]
n
  1. Come here, my beloved.
  2. Let me kiss you, my beloved.
  3. You are my most beloved.
  4. a [gift, present, letter] from her beloved
  5. her dearly beloved
  6. [sang to, serenaded] his beloved
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