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1. affectionate

adjective. ['əˈfɛkʃənət'] having or displaying warmth or affection.

Synonyms

  • loving
  • warm
  • fond
  • tender

Antonyms

  • passionless
  • coldhearted
  • unattached
  • hateful

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Example sentences of the word affectionate


1. Noun, singular or mass
This is an affectionate, intelligent cat who gets along with other animals and children.

2. Adjective
Turtles can be affectionate and fun.

Quotes containing the word affectionate


1. Humor is the affectionate communication of insight.
- Leo Rosten

2. Love is not affectionate feeling, but a steady wish for the loved person's ultimate good as far as it can be obtained.
- C.S. Lewis

3. I love firm hugs. Statues are so affectionate. Well, at least compared to my ex wife.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

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