Definitions for fondnessˈfɒnd nɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fondness, fancy, partiality(noun)

    a predisposition to like something

    "he had a fondness for whiskey"

  2. 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"

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

    a quality proceeding from feelings of affection or love

Wiktionary

  1. fondness(Noun)

    the quality of being fond

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fondness(noun)

    the quality or state of being fond; foolishness

  2. Fondness(noun)

    doting affection; tender liking; strong appetite, propensity, or relish; as, he had a fondness for truffles

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fondness in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fondness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeanne-Marie Roland:

    A fondness for satire indicates a mind pleased with irritating others for myself, I never could find amusement in killing flies.

  2. Vladimir Mayakovsky:

    No gray hairs streak my soul, no grandfatherly fondness there I shake the world with the might of my voice, and walk-handsome, twentytwoyearold.

  3. Lady Mary Wortley Montagu:

    I wish you would moderate that fondness you have for your children. I do not mean you should abate any part of your care, or not do your duty to them in its utmost extent, but I would have you early prepare yourself for disappointments, which are heavy in proportion to their being surprising.

  4. Ivana Trump:

    I have recently read some comments attributed to me from nearly 30 years ago at a time of very high tension during my divorce from Donald. The story is totally without merit. Donald and I are the best of friends and together have raised three children that we love and are very proud of. I have nothing but fondness for Donald and wish him the best of luck on his campaign. Incidentally, I think he would make an incredible president.

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