Definition Of affection


a gentle feeling of fondness or liking.

she felt affection for the wise old lady

the act or process of affecting or being affected.

Example Of affection

  • an affection of the skin

  • And Canadians have always had this sort of affection for us and we've always had this affection for the Canadian people.

  • And I know I'll never ever lose affection for the people and place that once played such an important role in my life.

  • And I think about that so often, because of the universality of people's love and affection for their dads.

  • ‘He was a real gentleman and a lot of people had great affection for him,’ she said.

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