affections

163 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ɐfˈɛkʃənz], [ɐfˈɛkʃənz], [ɐ_f_ˈɛ_k_ʃ_ə_n_z]
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Synonyms for Affections:

diseases (noun)

agues, ailments, attacks, breakdowns, bugs, collapses, complaints, complications, conditions, curses, debilities, disabilities, diseases, disorders, fevers, handicaps, illnesses, infections, infirmities, maladies, malaises, pestilences, sicknesses, spasms, symptoms, syndromes, viruses.

feelings (noun)

emotions, experiences, feelings, impressions, moods, passions, responses, sensations, sympathies, thrills, tingles.

Other synonyms and related words:

For, ablaze, admirations, affect, affection, affective, affects, amours, attach, attachments, attract, be affected, be in love, be partial to, be wedded to, bear love to, bewitch, bosom, captivate, care for, cares, cast of mind, cast of soul, centers, centres, charities, charm, cherish, cling to, compassions, cores, delirious, devotions, die for, disposition, dramatic, effusive, emotion, emotional, emotionality, enamor, endear, enrapture, entertain a love, essences, esteems, excite love, eyes, fancy, fascinate, favors, feeling, frame of mind, frame of soul, friendships, gain the affections, gain the heart, habit of mind, habit of soul, have affections, hearts, histrionic, hold dear, hug, impassioned, inclination, inclinations, kernels, like, likings, love, love-making, loves, make much of, marrows, maudlin, mawkish, meats, melodramatic, middles, mushy, nature, natures, nerves, nubs, overemotional, passion, passionate, penchants, pet, poignant, possess affections, prize, pumps, qualities, regard, regards, respects, revere, sappy, secure the love, seduce, sensation, sensational, sensibilities, sensitive, sentiment, sentimental, sentiments, slushy, substances, sums, susceptibilities, sympathize with, sympathy, syrupy, take to, tendencies, tender susceptibilities, tickers, turn the head, unrequited love, warm, win the affections, win the heart.

Rhymes for Affections:

  1. infections, elections, defections, directions, protections, objections, selections, reflections, dissections, rejections, injections, inspections;
  2. sections;
  3. complexions, corrections, connections, collections;
  4. intersections, recollections, predilections, imperfections;

Quotes for Affections:

  1. Every one of our passions and affections hath its natural stint and bound, which may easily be exceeded; whereas our enjoyments can possibly be but in a determinate measure and degree. Joseph Butler.
  2. There is no sinfulness in the will and affections without some error in the understanding. All lusts which a natural man lives in, are lusts of ignorance. George Gillespie.
  3. It is sad to see a woman sacrificing the ties of the affections even to do good. Maria Mitchell.