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1. affectionately

adverb. ['əˈfɛkʃənətli'] with affection.

Synonyms

  • dearly

Antonyms

  • insincere
  • unloved

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • affectionate (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Affectionately

  • abruptly
  • absolutely
  • abundantly
  • accidently
  • accurately
  • acutely
  • adamantly
  • adequately
  • adequately
  • adroitly
  • alertly
  • alternately
  • apparently
  • appropriately
  • approximately
  • aptly
  • ardently
  • arrogantly
  • astutely
  • bently

Example sentences of the word affectionately


1. Adverb
We all have at least one who we’ll affectionately call “high maintenance”.

2. Adjective
Speak to her affectionately every day, telling her how much she means to you.

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