affection - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate affection

affection is hyphenated as af-fec-tion

How to pronounce affection

affection is pronounced ə´fɛkʃən

Number of syllables in affection

The number of syllables in affection is 3

What part of speech in affection?

affection is a noun

How common in the word affection?

affection is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does affection convey?

Has a sentiment score of 3 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'affection'

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Common collocations before 'affection'

any, deep, display, felt, great, has, little, look, love, man, men, show, such, thought, without

Words with similar spelling to affection

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Common Verb Collocations of affection

be, bear, can, cherish, conceive, do, exist, express, feel, give, grow, have, hold, know, make, may, must, receive, regard, remember, retain, return, say, seem, should, show, think, treat, will, win

Common Adverb Collocations of affection

almost, also, always, as, even, ever, far, however, long, merely, much, never, not, now, often, once, only, rather, so, sometime, soon, still, then, together, too, usually, very, well, when, yet

Common Conjunction Collocations of affection

and, but, either, martyr, neither, nor, or, yet

Lists containing affection

Synonyms of 'abnormality'
Synonyms of 'admiration'
Synonyms of 'adoration'
Synonyms of 'adore'
Synonyms of 'affect'
Synonyms of 'affliction'
Synonyms of 'agape'
Synonyms of 'ailment'
Synonyms of 'allergy'
Synonyms of 'ardor'
Synonyms of 'atrophy'
Synonyms of 'attachment'
Synonyms of 'attack'
Synonyms of 'blight'
Synonyms of 'character'
Synonyms of 'characteristic'
Synonyms of 'charity'
Synonyms of 'complaint'
Synonyms of 'complication'
Synonyms of 'condition'
Synonyms of 'crush'
Synonyms of 'defect'
Synonyms of 'deficiency disease'
Synonyms of 'deformity'
Synonyms of 'desire'
Synonyms of 'devotion'
Synonyms of 'disability'
Synonyms of 'disease'
Synonyms of 'disorder'
Synonyms of 'distemper'
Synonyms of 'ecstasy'
Synonyms of 'emotion'
Common collocations after 'display'
Synonyms of 'enchantment'
Synonyms of 'endemic'
Synonyms of 'Eros'
Synonyms of 'experience'
Synonyms of 'fancy'
Synonyms of 'feature'
Synonyms of 'feeling'
Synonyms of 'fervor'
Synonyms of 'flame'
Synonyms of 'fondness'
Synonyms of 'foreboding'
Common Noun Collocations of admiration
Common Noun Collocations of ardent
Common Noun Collocations of appetites
Common Noun Collocations of assurances
Common Noun Collocations of brotherhood
Common Noun Collocations of beaming
Common Noun Collocations of balked
Common Noun Collocations of benevolent
Common Noun Collocations of confidence
Common Noun Collocations of dutiful
Common Noun Collocations of displays
Common Noun Collocations of demonstrations
Common Noun Collocations of disinterested
Common Noun Collocations of expressions
Common Noun Collocations of esteem
Common Noun Collocations of estranged
Common Noun Collocations of friendship
Common Noun Collocations of favour
Common Noun Collocations of fondness
Common Noun Collocations of famished
Common Noun Collocations of fatherly
Common Noun Collocations of genuine
Common Noun Collocations of gratitude
Common Noun Collocations of gimlet
Common Noun Collocations of guileless
Common Noun Collocations of intimacy
Common Noun Collocations of inclinations
Common Noun Collocations of inordinate
Common Noun Collocations of joints
Common Noun Collocations of joyousness
Common Noun Collocations of kindly
Common Noun Collocations of kindness
Common Noun Collocations of knit
Common Noun Collocations of kidneys
Common Noun Collocations of kindled
Common Noun Collocations of kindred
Common Noun Collocations of kinswoman
Common Noun Collocations of kindliness
Common Noun Collocations of kindlier
Common Noun Collocations of kindles
Common Noun Collocations of kindliest
Common Noun Collocations of knowledges
Common Noun Collocations of keratitis
Common Noun Collocations of lingering
Common Noun Collocations of luring
Common Noun Collocations of lavished
Common Noun Collocations of laconic
Common Noun Collocations of lusts
Common Noun Collocations of morbid
Common Noun Collocations of malevolent
Common Noun Collocations of motherly
Common Noun Collocations of nips
Common Noun Collocations of outburst
Common Noun Collocations of overpowered
Common Noun Collocations of outlive
Common Noun Collocations of outpouring
Common Noun Collocations of overpoweringly
Common Noun Collocations of pride
Common Noun Collocations of penguin
Common Noun Collocations of passions
Common Noun Collocations of pup
Common Noun Collocations of powerfully
Common Noun Collocations of respect
Common Noun Collocations of respectful
Common Noun Collocations of reverence
Common Noun Collocations of regaining
Common Noun Collocations of surge
Common Noun Collocations of stab
Common Noun Collocations of salute
Common Noun Collocations of sincere
Common Noun Collocations of tender
Common Noun Collocations of ties
Common Noun Collocations of trifle
Common Noun Collocations of tribute
Common Noun Collocations of tenderness
Common Noun Collocations of tenderly
Common Noun Collocations of tributes
Common Noun Collocations of tokens
Common Noun Collocations of unsettling
Common Noun Collocations of unruly
Common Noun Collocations of unholy
Common Noun Collocations of undying
Common Noun Collocations of unabated
Common Noun Collocations of unbounded
Common Noun Collocations of unsophisticated
Common Noun Collocations of unrequited
Common Noun Collocations of unforced
Common Noun Collocations of unalterable
Common Noun Collocations of unlettered