Example sentences for: affection

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

  • Though my gender has many flaws--its affection for Ally McBeal being among the most disturbing--I take comfort in the fact that the viewship of Guinness's weekly freak parade is predominantly male.

  • The affection between her and Parvez comes from the happy realization that in spite of their differences, they're on the same (bush league) team--and each has figured out what the other is truly worth.

  • Looking back on '97, critics lament the ubiquity of disaster movies, mindless screenplays, and actor Robin Williams, who, Time magazine says, is waging "a campaign to suck our affection for him to its marrow."

  • There is a slim possibility that your chums, out of affection for you, will not smoke in your presence and would give up the smoking section in restaurants.

  • The novel strikes a creative balance between Morrison's affection for magical reality and the need to tell a straightforward story of small-town pettiness, jealousies, and affections.


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