Definition of "affections" []

  • Feelings of fondness, esteem
  • Plural form of affection. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of affection. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "affections" in a sentence
  • "There is the world, the vast, powerful world, of the passions, purified by exhaustive cultivation into what we call the affections of a higher life."
  • "ART: Tim Kennedy “On the Face of It”: The object of Reggie†™ s affections is compromised†¦ when his own beloved face gets a zit!"
  • "If wanting to replace her mother in her father's affections is all she had going on, she'd be one lucky girl."