Example sentences for: affection

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

  • There are no Democratic senators left in the South who command the kind of affection that Hollings does or who have compiled his 50 year record.

  • Wasserstein also brings in a weary, aging critic (Nigel Hawthorne) who can echo Nina's plight, watching the object of his own affection drift into the arms of a younger man and delivering elegant monologues on the subject.

  • --the cry of many ordinary Germans who felt betrayed by the Nazi regime--suggests the depth of their affection.)

  • The inventory inquired about how often the participant could rely on having someone to (1) listen to them, (2) accompany them to the physician, (3) show affection to them, (4) give them information, (5) provide them with advice that they would want, (6) do things with them to turn their minds to other things, (7) help with chores, (8) share worries and fears with, and (9) do enjoyable things with.

  • And he is often shown entwined in fishing-buddy affection with the departed Lenin, whose will actually called for Stalin's removal as general secretary, though it was suppressed.

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