affectionate definition

  • adjective:
    • Having or showing fond thoughts or affection; loving and tender.
    • outdated Inclined or disposed.
    • Having love or warm regard; loving; fond.
    • Characterised by or continuing from love; showing love; tender.
    • Having affection or warm regard; enjoying; fond.
    • Kindly inclined; zealous.
    • Proceeding from affection; suggesting love; tender
    • Strongly inclined; -- with to.
    • having or displaying heat or affection
  • verb:
    • to demonstrate affection to; to own love for.
    • To emotionally attach (oneself) to.
  • others:
    • Having great love or love; warmly affixed; fond; kind; loving: since, an affectionate bro.
    • Devoted in feeling; zealous.
    • Characterized by or manifesting love; possessing or indicating love; tender; warm-hearted: because, the affectionate care of a parent.
    • highly disposed or inclined: with to.
    • Biased; partizan.
    • To impact; be affected, inclined, or disposed.

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