What does affectionate mean?

Definitions for affectionate
əˈfɛk ʃə nɪtaf·fec·tion·ate

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Affectionate(adj)

    having affection or warm regard; loving; fond; as, an affectionate brother

  2. Affectionate(adj)

    kindly inclined; zealous

  3. Affectionate(adj)

    proceeding from affection; indicating love; tender; as, the affectionate care of a parent; affectionate countenance, message, language

  4. Affectionate(adj)

    strongly inclined; -- with to

How to pronounce affectionate?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say affectionate in sign language?

  1. affectionate

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of affectionate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of affectionate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of affectionate in a Sentence

  1. Samuel Richardson:

    Good men must be affectionate men.

  2. Johann von Goethe:

    A correct answer is like an affectionate kiss.

  3. Leo C. Rosten:

    Humor is the affectionate communication of insight.

  4. Osvaldo Sobrinho:

    He will have a very affectionate home with our employee.

  5. The Hitopadesa:

    The man who listens not to the words of affectionate friends will give joy in the time of distress to his enemies.

Images & Illustrations of affectionate

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