affection affection  /ə ˈfɛk ʃən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a positive feeling of liking

Usage(s):

  1. Draconian bans on public displays of affection in a growing number of schools have parents and students up in arms.
  2. They turned their mutual affection into a potent foreign policy partnership.
  3. It's A Wonderful Life: Director Capra's inventiveness, humor and affection for human beings keep it glowing with life and excitement.

News

  1. Music: Ywada - End Of The Road iykal Snoddy

    When it seems like the affection is leaking out the relationship, it appears it may be “The End of The Road.”
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Singersroom

  2. The Ultimate NBA vs. NHL Playoffs Debate

    Every spring, the NBA and the NHL wind up competing for the affection of sports fans around the globe while figuring out which collection of highly trained, expertly managed millionaires should hoist a big hunk of metal as part of a sem i-impromptu parade. And every spring—coincidentally (or not)—thousands (perhaps millions) of remote controls are worn out by viewers flipping between channels in ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. Eyeball licking hottest new trend amongst lovestruck teens: GRAPHIC CONTENT

    Most lovestruck teens show their affection by holding hands, staying up all night on the phone and passing love notes in class. But in Japan, teens have decided to show their love in a new, bizarre way: by licking eyeballs.…
    on June 17, 2013     Source: WPIX 11 New York

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Quotes

  1. "Your mad, pulsating affection for our film is much appreciated, really deeply appreciated," Boyle said.
    on Jan 11, 2009 By: Danny Boyle Source: Reuters

  2. "It's huge that he's absent," John McCain told George Stephanopoulos, "not only because of my personal affection for him, but because I think the health-care reform might be in a very different place today."
    on Aug 26, 2009 By: John McCain Source: Washington Post

  3. "My family and I are touched beyond words by the outpouring of affection and the many wonderful tributes we have received following the death of my husband," Betty Ford said, according to Willard.
    on Dec 26, 2006 By: Betty Ford Source: USA Today

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