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noun. ['ˈtɛndɝnəs'] a tendency to express warm and affectionate feeling.
Rhymes with Tenderness
Sentences with tenderness
1. Noun, singular or mass
Steam the apple slices for five minutes or until they reach the desired tenderness.
Quotes about tenderness
1. I understand by this passion the union of desire, friendship, and tenderness, which is inflamed by a single female, which prefers her to the rest of her sex, and which seeks her possession as the supreme or the sole happiness of our being.
- Edward Gibbon
2. The heart is the toughest part of the body. Tenderness is in the hands.
- Carolyn Forché, The Country Between Us
3. Do you know what it means to come home at night to a woman who'll give you a little love, a little affection, a little tenderness? It means you're in the wrong house, that's what it means.
- Henny Youngman
noun. ['ˈtɛndɝnəs'] warm compassionate feelings.
noun. ['ˈtɛndɝnəs'] a positive feeling of liking.
- soft spot
- fond regard
noun. ['ˈtɛndɝnəs'] a feeling of concern for the welfare of someone (especially someone defenseless).
noun. ['ˈtɛndɝnəs'] a pain that is felt (as when the area is touched).
- good part