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Definition of "tenderest" []

  • Superlative form of tender: most tender. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "tenderest" in a sentence
  • "My father grieved with exceeding grief to hear these words; but reared me in tenderest fashion and educated me excellently well until my fifteenth year was told."
  • "We think of you so, so often! and our hearts go out to you in tenderest sympathy; and you know better than this poor letter can tell you how happy we always are to have you with us!"
  • "He walked on bravely, looking neither to the right nor left, till he reached the centre and plucked the tallest ear; but as he turned homewards a thousand sweet voices rose behind him, crying in tenderest accents, 'Pluck me too! oh, please pluck me too!'"