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affection

noun uk   /əˈfek.ʃən/ us  
B2 [U or S] a feeling of liking for a person or place: She felt no affection for the child. He had a deep affection for his aunt.affections [plural] feelings of liking or love: The former president still holds a place in the nation's affections. Sula seems to have transferred her affections from Jon to his brother.win sb's affections to succeed in persuading someone to love you
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en coreano 애정…
en árabe عاطِفة…
en francés affection…
en turco sevgi, şefkât, düşkünlük…
en italiano affetto…
en chino (tradicionál) 喜愛, 鍾愛, 摯愛…
en ruso привязанность…
en polaco uczucie…
en español afecto, cariño…
en portugués afeto…
en alemán die Zuneigung…
en catalán afecte…
en japonés 愛情, 愛情表現…
en chino (simplificado) 喜爱, 钟爱, 挚爱…
(Definition of affection from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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