lovingness
noun see loving

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lovingness — Lov ing*ness, n. Affection; kind regard. [1913 Webster] The only two bands of good will, loveliness and lovingness. Sir. P. Sidney. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lovingness — noun The quality of being loving …   Wiktionary

  • lovingness — n. amorousness, fondness, state of being affectionate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lovingness — lov·ing·ness …   English syllables

  • lovingness — noun 1. a quality proceeding from feelings of affection or love • Syn: ↑affectionateness, ↑fondness, ↑warmth • Derivationally related forms: ↑loving, ↑fond (for: ↑fondness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • warmth — noun 1. the sensation caused by heat energy (Freq. 4) • Syn: ↑heat • Derivationally related forms: ↑heat (for: ↑heat) • Hypernyms: ↑temperature …   Useful english dictionary

  • affectionateness — noun 1. a positive feeling of liking he had trouble expressing the affection he felt the child won everyone s heart the warmness of his welcome made us feel right at home • Syn: ↑affection, ↑fondness, ↑tenderness, ↑heart …   Useful english dictionary

  • fondness — noun 1. a predisposition to like something (Freq. 3) he had a fondness for whiskey • Syn: ↑fancy, ↑partiality • Derivationally related forms: ↑fancy (for: ↑fancy) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Amorosity — Am o*ros i*ty, n. The quality of being amorous; lovingness. [R.] Galt. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Amorousness — Am o*rous*ness, n. The quality of being amorous, or inclined to sexual love; lovingness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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