Example sentences for: affectionate

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

  • No saint of his time or country had more frequent or affectionate intercourse than Cuthbert with the nuns, whose numbers and influence were daily increasing among the Anglo-saxons, and especially in Northumberland.

  • You would, however, receive an affectionate reception if you were a domestic animal--sorry again, the term preferred by animal lovers is "date."

  • In all my treks to the pandas' cell and yard, I never once saw them be playful or affectionate or active or even violent.

  • What Reagan saw through his myopic eyes was a general blur of smiling, affectionate faces--that's how he saw his family, that's how he saw the American people, that's how he saw the world."

  • The Brits now appreciate his many good works and his affectionate fathering.


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