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affection

Affection is a 9 letter word which starts with the letter A and ends with the letter N for which we found 5 definitions.

Definition
(n.) The act of affecting or acting upon; the state of being affected.
(n.) An attribute; a quality or property; a condition; a bodily state; as figure weight etc. are affections of bodies.
(n.) Bent of mind; a feeling or natural impulse or natural impulse acting upon and swaying the mind; any emotion; as the benevolent affections esteem gratitude etc.; the malevolent affections hatred envy etc.; inclination; disposition; propensity; tendency.
(n.) A settled good will; kind feeling; love; zealous or tender attachment; -- often in the pl. Formerly followed by to but now more generally by for or towards; as filial social or conjugal affections; to have an affection for or towards children.
(n.) Prejudice; bias.

Syllable Information

The word affection is a 9 letter word that has 3 syllable 's . The syllable division for affection is: af-fec-tion



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