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synonyms for affectionate
- all over
- crazy over
- nutty about
- soft on
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How to use affectionate in a sentence
He was not a man given to casual affectionate display; the moment was charged with emotion.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I get the benefit of 50 years-worth of television that people are affectionate about.Doctor Who: It’s Time For a Black, Asian, or Woman Doctor | Nico Hines | December 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It zips like all comedies seem to zip today, quick and nimble, its tone affectionate snark.
Not all the women Dodsworth included had positive or affectionate things to say about their breasts.
He was a beautiful child, sweet natured, affectionate, with cocoa-colored skin and a thousand-watt smile.The Cost: What Stop and Frisk Does to a Young Man’s Soul | Rilla Askew | May 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He was aware of his own helplessness; he felt almost like a boy scolding his own wise, affectionate mother.The Wave | Algernon Blackwood
Underneath these were affectionate hearts quaking with fear lest the home-coming be but a sad one after all.Ramona | Helen Hunt Jackson
It held and caressed her body, almost as if it were an affectionate living thing that knew of her present desire.Bella Donna | Robert Hichens
I was at a distance from that kind mother, who was doubtless thinking of me with affectionate emotion.Madame Roland, Makers of History | John S. C. Abbott
An affectionate wife lamenting over her sick husband, he bade her dry her tears, for possibly he might recover.The Book of Anecdotes and Budget of Fun; | Various
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