Definition of affection
English to English
- 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.
source: WordNet 3.0
- The act of affecting or acting upon; the state of being affected.
source: Webster 1913
affection, abjection, affixation, abaction, abevacuation, avestan, apocodeine, aposteme, apostume, abakadahán, abo system