Definitions for fond

Definitions for (adj) fond

Main entry: fond, partial

Definition: (followed by `of' or `to') having a strong preference or liking for

Usage: fond of chocolate; partial to horror movies

Main entry: doting, adoring, fond

Definition: extravagantly or foolishly loving and indulgent

Usage: adoring grandparents; deceiving her preoccupied and doting husband with a young captain; hopelessly spoiled by a fond mother

Main entry: fond, lovesome, tender, warm, affectionate

Definition: having or displaying warmth or affection

Usage: affectionate children; a fond embrace; fond of his nephew; a tender glance; a warm embrace

Main entry: fond

Definition: absurd or silly because unlikely

Usage: fond hopes of becoming President; fond fancies

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