affectionate - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate affectionate

affectionate is hyphenated as af-fec-tion-ate

How to pronounce affectionate

affectionate is pronounced ə´fɛkʃənɪt

Number of syllables in affectionate

The number of syllables in affectionate is 4

What part of speech in affectionate?

affectionate is an adjective

How common in the word affectionate?

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

What sentiment does affectionate convey?

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

Common collocations after 'affectionate'

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Common collocations before 'affectionate'

act, almost, also, gave, good, hand, kiss, long, look, much, never, over, remember, shoulder, something

Common collocations of 'affectionate'

act, again, almost, also, even, father, find, gave, good, hand, how, kiss, like, long, look, Michael, most, much, never, other, over, own, put, remember, shoulder, something, such, though, turn, very

Words with similar spelling to affectionate

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Common Verb Collocations of affectionate

be, become, believe, bid, can, confide, devote, express, feel, give, have, hold, lay, love, make, must, oblige, present, prove, receive, remain, retain, say, seem, send, serve, take, thank, will, write

Common Adverb Collocations of affectionate

almost, also, always, as, even, ever, forward, just, kindly, little, long, merely, much, naturally, never, not, now, once, perfectly, quite, sincerely, so, still, too, truly, very, well, when, yet, tenderly

Common Conjunction Collocations of affectionate

and, but, nor, or, yet

Lists containing affectionate

Synonyms of 'amiable'
Synonyms of 'benign'
Synonyms of 'brotherly'
Synonyms of 'Christian'
Synonyms of 'Christlike'
Synonyms of 'compassionate'
Synonyms of 'conjugal'
Synonyms of 'dear'
Synonyms of 'decent'
Synonyms of 'demonstrative'
Synonyms of 'devoted'
Synonyms of 'doting'
Synonyms of 'faithful'
Synonyms of 'fatherly'
Synonyms of 'filial'
Synonyms of 'fond'
Common Adjective Collocations of aunt
Common Adjective Collocations of attentions
Common Adjective Collocations of attentive
Common Adjective Collocations of afflicted
Common Adjective Collocations of amiable
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Common Adjective Collocations of brimming
Common Adjective Collocations of compliments
Common Adjective Collocations of dutiful
Common Adjective Collocations of diminutive
Common Adjective Collocations of esteem
Common Adjective Collocations of endearing
Common Adjective Collocations of earnestness
Common Adjective Collocations of embraces
Common Adjective Collocations of faithful
Common Adjective Collocations of farewell
Common Adjective Collocations of gentle
Common Adjective Collocations of grateful
Common Adjective Collocations of generous
Common Adjective Collocations of greetings
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Common Adjective Collocations of gregarious
Common Adjective Collocations of husband
Common Adjective Collocations of hug
Common Adjective Collocations of humble
Common Adjective Collocations of humbly
Common Adjective Collocations of humored
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Common Adjective Collocations of indulgent
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Common Adjective Collocations of kinswoman
Common Adjective Collocations of kinsfolk
Common Adjective Collocations of loving
Common Adjective Collocations of loyal
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Common Adjective Collocations of loyally
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Common Adjective Collocations of obedient
Common Adjective Collocations of outwardly
Common Adjective Collocations of ostentatiously
Common Adjective Collocations of obsequious
Common Adjective Collocations of pat
Common Adjective Collocations of parting
Common Adjective Collocations of patriarch
Common Adjective Collocations of playful
Common Adjective Collocations of quizzical
Common Adjective Collocations of respectful
Common Adjective Collocations of remembrance
Common Adjective Collocations of servant
Common Adjective Collocations of squeeze
Common Adjective Collocations of slap
Common Adjective Collocations of sincere
Common Adjective Collocations of spied
Common Adjective Collocations of uncle
Common Adjective Collocations of upbraided