Definition of ever-loving in English:

ever-loving

adjective

  • 1That loves for ever; now usually informal as a stock epithet for a wife, girlfriend, etc.

  • 2US As an intensifier, typically used self-consciously as a mild expletive. Compare "everlasting", mother-loving .

noun

  • A person who loves for ever; (informal) a person's wife.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Angell Day (fl. 1563–1595), stationer and writer. From ever + loving.

Pronunciation

ever-loving

/ˈɛvəˌlʌvɪŋ/