Definition of Fond

1. Adjective. Having or displaying warmth or affection. "A warm embrace"




2. Adjective. Extravagantly or foolishly loving and indulgent. "Hopelessly spoiled by a fond mother"
Exact synonyms: Adoring, Doting
Similar to: Loving
Derivative terms: Fondness

3. Adjective. (followed by 'of' or 'to') having a strong preference or liking for. "Partial to horror movies"
Exact synonyms: Partial
Similar to: Inclined
Derivative terms: Fondness

4. Adjective. Absurd or silly because unlikely. "Fond fancies"
Similar to: Foolish

Definition of Fond

1. a. Foolish; silly; simple; weak.

2. v. t. To caress; to fondle.

3. v. i. To be fond; to dote.

4. n. Foundation; bottom; groundwork;

Definition of Fond

1. Adjective. (context: chiefly with of) Having a liking or affection (for). ¹

2. Adjective. Affectionate. ¹

3. Adjective. Indulgent. ¹

4. Adjective. Outlandish; foolish; silly. ¹

5. Noun. The background design in lace-making. ¹

6. Verb. (obsolete) To have a foolish affection for, to be fond of. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Fond

1. having an affection [adj FONDER, FONDEST] / to display affection [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fond

foment
fomentation
fomentations
fomented
fomenter
fomenters
fomenting
foments
fomepizole
fomes
fomite
fomites
fomivirsen
fon
fonazine mesylate
fond (current term)
fond(p)
fond regard
fondaco
fondacos
fondant
fondants
fondas
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fonded
fonder
fondest
fonding
fondle
fondleable

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