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Synonyms for lovesome

having or displaying warmth or affection

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A garden is a lovesome thing, God wot', wrote the Manx poet, Thomas Edward Browne (1830-97).
A Flower Is a Lovesome Thing, by The Vince Guaraldi Trio (Fantasy OJCCD-235-2) was recorded in 1957 with Eddie Duran on guitar and Dean Reilly on bass, and digitally remastered in 1994 at Fantasy, Berkeley, CA.
The bell-like resonance of Ryan's smoky tenor voice, coupled with her heartfelt emotion and superb sense of melody, helps her embrace Billie Holiday classics such as Now of Never and Some Other Spring; the melancholy A Bouquet For Billy, a medley of Billy Strayhorn pieces--A Flower Is a Lovesome Thing, and Passion Flower--plus a vocalized rendition of Joe Henderson's The Kicker, with original lyrics by Ryan.
A GARDEN is a lovesome thing, and Charles Burdick knows it.
Veteran saxophonist Lloyd - with guitarist John Abercrombie, bassist Dave Holland and drummer Billy Higgins - caresses sweet originals and borrowed ballads (Elvis Costello's ``God Give Me Strength'' and Billy Strayhorn's ``A Flower Is a Lovesome Thing''), with striking sensitivity.
Sandra Bell's front yard was apparently not the lovesome thing that the bylaw sought to encourage.
2 Taipei, Taiwan, ROC Telephone: 886-2-788-4756 Fax: 886-2-788-4236 President: Henry Lee Location of Plant: Rui Fang, Taiwan Brand Names: Lovesome, Softsome
Had Sir Arthur ever really tested "A garden is a lovesome thing, God wot," on his tongue?
Take the 'A' Train: The Music of Billy Strayhorn" features Woideck and friends celebrating Strayhorn's work with a program that includes unique takes on "Lush Life," "Chelsea Bridge," "A Flower Is a Lovesome Thing," "Multi-Colored Blue" and, of course, "Take the 'A' Train.
Agarden is a lovesome thing according to Thomas Edward Brown and there is certainly plenty to love about the stretch of land belonging to this detached house in May Lane, Kings Heath.
He was minutes away from the end of the Boundary Ride in aid of the Great North Air Ambulance when he was struck near Lovesome Hill on the A167 between Northallerton and Darlington.
Ah, beauteous tripping dame with bell-like skirts, Intent on thy small scarlet-coated hound, Are ragged wayside babes not lovesome too?
There is no great ingenuity in the choice of songs - Paul McCartney's Blackbird is becoming something of a jazz staple - but the trio does that as well as Pat Metheny's Question and Answer, Billy Joel's She's Always A Woman and Billy Strayhorn's A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing in a thoroughly satisfying though never quite earth-shattering way.
Especially noteworthy are the trio arrangements of three Ellington and/or Strayhorn tunes: "Something to Live For," "Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me," and "A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing.
2 Taipei, Taiwan, ROC Telephone: 8862-788-4756 Fax: 8862-788-4236 President: Henry Lee Location of Plant: Rui Fang, Taiwan Brand Name: Lovesome, Softsome