What does affectionately mean?

Definitions for affectionately

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word affectionately.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dearly, affectionately, dear(adverb)

    with affection

    "she loved him dearly"; "he treats her affectionately"

Wiktionary

  1. affectionately(Adverb)

    In an affectionate manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Affectionately(adverb)

    with affection; lovingly; fondly; tenderly; kindly

Freebase

  1. Affectionately

    Affectionately was an American Thoroughbred racehorse.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of affectionately in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of affectionately in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Walt Whitman, Preface to Leaves of Grass, 1855:

    The proof of a poet is that his country absorbs him as affectionately as he has absorbed it.

  2. Jenny Fitzgerald:

    The affectionately named' rubber ring' concept proposes a new central hub around the old' control tower' with hotel foyer, restaurant, banqueting space and spa.

  3. Malik Yusef:

    Me and my friends, we affectionately call Pope Francis the first 'Hip-Hop Pope,' he does things that the hip-hop culture gravitates to ... He's a fly person, he speaks his mind, he speaks his heart. That's what hip-hop is.

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