Definition of Affectionateness in English :

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Affectionateness meaning in English

Meaning of Affectionateness in English

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Affectionateness pronunciation in English

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1. affection, affectionateness, fondness, heart, philia, tenderness, warmheartedness, warmness

a positive feeling of liking

Example Sentences:
'he had trouble expressing the affection he felt'
'the child won everyone's heart'
'the warmness of his welcome made us feel right at home'

2. affectionateness, fondness, lovingness, warmth

a quality proceeding from feelings of affection or love

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of affectionateness
1. Having or showing fond feelings or affection; loving and tender.
2. Obsolete Inclined or disposed.

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