affectionate


affectionate
1. adjective /əˈfɛkʃənət/
a) Having affection or warm regard; loving; fond; as, an affectionate brother.

Warwick left the undertakers shop and retraced his steps until he had passed the lawyers office, toward which he threw an affectionate glance.

b) Proceeding from affection; indicating love; tender; as, the affectionate care of a parent; affectionate countenance, message, language.
2. verb /əˈfɛkʃənət/
To show affection to; to have affection for.

Plutarch saith fitly of those who affectionate themselves to Monkies and little Dogges, that [...etc.]


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