Part of speech:
To delight is defined as to cause someone to feel great happiness or to feel great happiness or joy.
(Informal) Sweetheart; dear. Used as a term of endearment.
The definition of a like is a preference or something that one enjoys.
A gentle touch or gesture of fondness, tenderness, or love.
A love affair
Pleasure; enjoyment; zest
Courteous expressions of regard
A particular point or aspect; respect:
An expression of ecstatic feeling:
Ardent admiration or love; adoration:
An obligation of support and faithfulness to a person, government, cause, duty, etc.
To move noisily or strike sharply (against something)
To go to bed; rest; sleep
(US, slang, dated) To examine (a student) rigidly; to subject to a severe examination.
To be acquainted with:
To love or admire excessively; adore
(Law) To try illegally to influence or instruct (a jury)
To cling to the idea or feeling of
(Dial.) To like or wish
(Figuratively) To hold fast; to cling to; to cherish.
To be in a pet; sulk
To kiss and caress amorously.
To bring comfort, composure, or relief.
To stop the movement or progress of:
To hold in a tight embrace.
To wish; to desire; to prefer.
To exalt is defined as to praise the virtues of someone or to raise that person into a position of greater authority or power.
To venerate is to treat or regard someone with great respect.
1817, Walter Scott, Rob Roy, XVII:
To give church sanction or authorization to
To esteem is defined as to respect, have regard for or admire something.
An endearing, lovable, or kind person:
Any of the Gospel narratives of Jesus' Passion and of accompanying events
Devotion is defined as loyalty, love or practicing and believing in a specific religion.
The definition of benevolence is a kind act or gift or the doing of kind things for others.
A disposition to feel, do, or say; a propensity.
A preconceived liking; partiality or preference (for)
The definition of a penchant is a preference or desire for something or for doing things a certain way.
Proper estimation or enjoyment
(Countable) A special fondness or desire.
Enchantment is defined as a feeling of great delight or a feeling of being captivated, or under a spell.
Something, such as a tie, band, or fastener, that attaches one thing to another.
Pleasure; gratification; joy
A persistent, often melancholy desire; a longing:
Profound love or regard.
A complex combination of feelings and opinions as a basis for action or judgment; general emotionalized attitude
Someone with whom one is in love and by whom one is loved; lover
(--- Informal) Sweet potatoes:
A person much loved by another
Any proceeding or action which it is wished to refer to or characterize vaguely.
(Internet, colloquial) Negative feedback, abusive behaviour.
To keep oneself from doing, engaging in, or partaking of something; refrain:
To refuse or reject with contempt or disdain; scorn
To refuse to admit, consider, include, etc.; shut out; keep from entering, happening, or being; reject; bar
Loathe is defined as to intensely dislike someone or something.
To detest is defined as to really dislike or hate someone or something.
Strong dislike or ill will; hate
An intense or definite dislike; antipathy; repugnance
The sexual urge or instinct as it manifests itself in behavior:
Philia - Mentioned by Aristotle, meant a dispassionate, virtuous and unselfish love
Zest is enthusiasm, energy and excitement or the very outside of the peel of a citrus fruit.
Desire is defined as physically longing for something.
To touch or caress with the lips as an expression of affection, greeting, respect, or amorousness.
To transfer male reproductive cells from one individual to another, usually into an internal organ or cavity, such as a cloaca. Used of animals.
A particular disposition or bent of mind; bias; tendency
The definition of an admiration is a person or thing being adored or loved.
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