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  Words related to tenderness

Related / Similar Words: softheartedness, affection, affectionateness, fondness, heart, warmheartedness, tenderheartedness, soreness

 

Definition:
  • a tendency to express warm and affectionate feeling;
  • a feeling of concern for the welfare of someone (especially someone defenseless);
  • a positive feeling of liking; "he had trouble expressing the affection he felt"; "the child won everyone''s heart";
  • warm compassionate feelings;
  • a pain that is felt when the area is touched;

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    Hyponyms: attachment, fond regard, protectiveness, regard, respect, soft spot, chafing, rebound tenderness, chafe

     

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