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affection

noun [no plural]
 
/əˈfek·ʃən/
a feeling of liking or loving someone, or the things you do to show this: Mom gave us lots of love and affection.
Translations of “affection”
in Arabic عاطِفة…
in Korean 애정…
in Malaysian kesukaan…
in French affection…
in Turkish sevgi, şefkât, düşkünlük…
in Italian affetto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 喜愛, 鍾愛, 摯愛…
in Russian привязанность…
in Polish uczucie…
in Vietnamese yêu mến…
in Spanish afecto, cariño…
in Portuguese afeto…
in Thai ความรักใคร่…
in German die Zuneigung…
in Catalan afecte…
in Japanese 愛情, 愛情表現…
in Indonesian kasih sayang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 喜爱, 钟爱, 挚爱…
(Definition of affection from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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