Synonyms for fond

Synonyms for (adjective) fond

Synonyms: fond, partial

Definition: (followed by `of' or `to') having a strong preference or liking for

Usage: fond of chocolate; partial to horror movies

Similar words: inclined

Definition: (often followed by `to') having a preference, disposition, or tendency

Usage: wasn't inclined to believe the excuse; inclined to be moody


Synonyms: doting, adoring, fond

Definition: extravagantly or foolishly loving and indulgent

Usage: adoring grandparents; deceiving her preoccupied and doting husband with a young captain; hopelessly spoiled by a fond mother

Similar words: loving

Definition: feeling or showing love and affection

Usage: loving parents; loving glances


Synonyms: fond, lovesome, tender, warm, affectionate

Definition: having or displaying warmth or affection

Usage: affectionate children; a fond embrace; fond of his nephew; a tender glance; a warm embrace

Similar words: loving

Definition: feeling or showing love and affection

Usage: loving parents; loving glances


Synonyms: fond

Definition: absurd or silly because unlikely

Usage: fond hopes of becoming President; fond fancies

Similar words: foolish

Definition: devoid of good sense or judgment

Usage: foolish remarks; a foolish decision