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||feeling or showing affection.
His affectionate aunt planted kisses on his cheeks.Some people think that cats are not affectionate, but mine certainly is.
- loving, tender
- cold, undemonstrative
- similar words:
- caring, compassionate, devoted, doting, fond, friendly, intimate, soft-hearted, tender-hearted, warm, warm-hearted
||amorous, chatty, chummy, hearty, sentimental, warm-hearted