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tenderness

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  • nounaffection
  • noungentleness
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Synonyms for tenderness

noun affection
  • gentleness
  • kindness
  • sympathy
  • warmth
  • benevolence
  • courtesy
  • fondness
  • friendship
  • love
  • lovingness
  • softheartedness

Antonyms for tenderness

  • dislike
  • hate
  • hatred
  • animosity
  • calousness
  • hostility
  • ill will
  • ruthlessness
  • toughness
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More words related to tenderness

affection

noun. strong fondness

attachment

noun. affection, high regard

attachments

noun. affection, high regard

clemency

noun. forgiveness

compassion

noun. tender feeling

delicacies

noun. daintiness, fineness of structure
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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