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fondness

fond·ness

fondness

pronunciation:
fand nihs
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the quality or condition of being fond.
synonyms:
tenderness
similar words:
kindness, preference, warmth
definition 2: tender affection.
synonyms:
affection, devotion
antonyms:
hatred
similar words:
adoration, attachment, liking, love, warmth
definition 3: a strong liking or inclination.
a fondness for poetry
synonyms:
fancy, inclination, liking, penchant, taste, weakness
antonyms:
dislike
similar words:
bent, desire, leaning, like, love, partiality, passion, predilection, preference