affectionate, fond, lovesome, tender, warm(adj)
having or displaying warmth or affection
"affectionate children"; "a fond embrace"; "fond of his nephew"; "a tender glance"; "a warm embrace"
having affection or warm regard; loving; fond; as, an affectionate brother
kindly inclined; zealous
proceeding from affection; indicating love; tender; as, the affectionate care of a parent; affectionate countenance, message, language
strongly inclined; -- with to
The numerical value of affectionate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of affectionate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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A correct answer is like an affectionate kiss.
Humor is the affectionate communication of insight.
Always when I see a man fond of praise I always think it is because he is an affectionate man craving for affection.
No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him.
She is known for getting to know her clients very well, she is very affectionate and becomes a mother figure for clients.
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