affectionate synonym, affectionate definition | Thesaurus



attached, caring, devoted, doting, fond, friendly, kind, loving, tender, warm, warm-hearted  
   cold, cool, glacial, indifferent, stony, uncaring, undemonstrative, unfeeling, unresponsive  
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If you are affectionate, you show your love or fondness for another person in the way that you behave towards them.      adj  
They seemed devoted to each other and were openly affectionate...     
  affectionately      adv   ADV with v   (=fondly)  
He looked affectionately at his niece.     

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an affectionate slang name for a penis, similar to tadger, which is a more common used term. Used especially in the North of England, Todger has also been used as a nickname, particularly for males called Tom and Todd
n. 1. friendly, affectionate love; familial love 2. (astrology) horizon in the Leo/Aquarius axis 3. (sociology) the love between friends
A living being with storge feels a strong sense of duty and is often willing to die to protect this love.
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