Example sentences for: affection

How can you use “affection” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • “A singular circumstance attended this Lady, which may not be generally known, but deserves to be recorded as an almost unexampled instance of female heroism and filial affection.

  • We want to express our considerable respect for the intellect and judgment of our colleagues, as well as our great affection for them.

  • The source for this association between bonds of affection and equality lies outside the Judeo-Christian tradition, notably in the philosophy of the ancient Greeks.

  • "It put a lot of strain on me," he admitted, making Chinook sound not like a machine but like a grizzled counterpart who deserved respect, even affection.

  • In short, we want to say something to him because we know that there are women out there who will treat him with respect, courtesy, and affection.

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