The definition of adore means to worship, honor or to be very fond of.
An example of adore is a mother affectionately looking at and caring for her new baby.
(informal) To like very much.
To worship as God or a god.
Origin of adore
Middle English adourenfrom Old French adourerfrom Latin adōrāreto pray toad-ad-ōrāreto pray
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Old French adorer, from Latin adoro, from ad (“to”) + to speak, to pray.
Adore Sentence Examples
Lon and the others adore him.
Let them therefore not adore the cross.
Let them therefore not adore a cross of gold or silver or bronze or stone.
The Christ is an elect one, who, as the Cathars (q.v.) put it, having been consoled or become a Paraclete in the flesh, stands in prayer with his hands outspread in the form of a cross, while the congregation of hearers or audientes adore the Christ in him.