Synonyms for fondness

Synonyms for (noun) fondness

Synonyms: fondness, affectionateness, warmth, lovingness

Definition: a quality proceeding from feelings of affection or love

Similar words: emotionalism, emotionality

Definition: emotional nature or quality


Synonyms: fancy, fondness, partiality

Definition: a predisposition to like something

Usage: he had a fondness for whiskey

Similar words: liking

Definition: a feeling of pleasure and enjoyment

Usage: I've always had a liking for reading; she developed a liking for gin


Synonyms: philia, tenderness, heart, fondness, affection, affectionateness, warmheartedness, warmness

Definition: a positive feeling of liking

Usage: he had trouble expressing the affection he felt; the child won everyone's heart; the warmness of his welcome made us feel right at home

Similar words: feeling

Definition: the experiencing of affective and emotional states

Usage: she had a feeling of euphoria; he had terrible feelings of guilt; I disliked him and the feeling was mutual