Affectionately
Affectionately Af*fec"tion*ate*ly, adv. With affection; lovingly; fondly; tenderly; kindly. [1913 Webster]

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  • affectionately — (adv.) 1580s, from AFFECTIONATE (Cf. affectionate) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Affectionately — Thoroughbred racehorse infobox horsename = Affectionately caption = sire = Swaps grandsire = Khaled GB dam = Searching damsire = War Admiral sex = Filly foaled = April 26, 1960 country = USA flagicon|USA colour = Dark Bay breeder = Bieber Jacobs… …   Wikipedia

  • affectionately — adv. Affectionately is used with these verbs: ↑call, ↑know, ↑pat, ↑refer …   Collocations dictionary

  • affectionately — affectionate ► ADJECTIVE ▪ readily showing affection. DERIVATIVES affectionately adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • affectionately — adverb with affection (Freq. 2) she loved him dearly he treats her affectionately • Syn: ↑dearly, ↑dear • Derived from adjective: ↑affectionate, ↑dear …   Useful english dictionary

  • affectionately — adverb see affectionate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • affectionately — See affectionate. * * * …   Universalium

  • affectionately — adverb In an affectionate manner …   Wiktionary

  • affectionately — af fec·tion·ate·ly || kʃnÉ™tlɪ adv. fondly, lovingly, in an affectionate manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • affectionately — af·fec·tion·ate·ly …   English syllables

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