Synonyms for loved

Synonyms for (adjective) loved

Synonyms: loved

Definition: held dear

Usage: his loved companion of many years

Similar words: admired

Definition: regarded with admiration


Similar words: adored, idolised, idolized, worshipped

Definition: regarded with deep or rapturous love (especially as if for a god)

Usage: adored grandchildren; an idolized wife


Similar words: beloved, darling, dear

Definition: dearly loved


Similar words: white-haired, blue-eyed, fair-haired

Definition: favorite

Usage: the fair-haired boy of the literary set


Similar words: treasured, precious, cherished, wanted

Definition: characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for

Usage: a cherished friend; children are precious; a treasured heirloom; so good to feel wanted


Similar words: favored, favorite, favourite, pet, best-loved, preferent, preferred

Definition: preferred above all others and treated with partiality

Usage: the favored child