Definitions for affectionateness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

af•fec•tion•ateəˈfɛk ʃə nɪt(adj.)

  1. showing affection or love; fondly tender:

    an affectionate embrace.

  2. having great affection or love; loving:

    your affectionate brother.

Origin of affectionate:

1485–95

af•fec′tion•ate•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. affection, affectionateness, fondness, tenderness, heart, warmness, warmheartedness, philia(noun)

    a positive feeling of liking

    "he had trouble expressing the affection he felt"; "the child won everyone's heart"; "the warmness of his welcome made us feel right at home"

  2. affectionateness, fondness, lovingness, warmth(noun)

    a quality proceeding from feelings of affection or love

Wiktionary

  1. affectionateness(Noun)

    The state or quality of being affectionate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Affectionateness(noun)

    the quality of being affectionate; fondness; affection

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