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fondness

noun

1 fondness

A predisposition to like something:
— He had a fondness for whiskey.

synonyms: fancy, partiality.

Roget 865: desire, wish, fancy, fantasy; want, need, exigency.    mind, inclination, leaning, bent, animus, partiality, ... show more



2 fondness

A positive feeling of liking.

synonyms: affection, affectionateness, heart, philia, tenderness, warmheartedness, warmness.

Roget 897: love; fondness etc. adj.; liking; inclination etc. (desire) 865; regard, dilection, admiration, fancy.    affection, ... show more

Dutch: genegenheid

3 fondness

A quality proceeding from feelings of affection or love.

synonyms: affectionateness, lovingness, warmth.


Moby thesaurus: Amor, Christian love, Eros, Platonic love, admiration, adoration, affection, agape, ardency, ardor, attachment, blind faith, bodily love, brotherly love, caritas, charity, conjugal love, credulity, credulousness, crush ... show more.

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