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Feelings of love, respect and admiration - synonyms or related words

love

noun

a very strong emotional and sexual feeling for someone

respect

noun

a feeling that something is important and deserves serious attention

passion

noun

a very strong feeling of sexual love

admiration

noun

a feeling of respect and approval

awe

noun

a feeling of great respect and admiration, often combined with fear

romance

noun

the feelings or behavior typical of people who love each other

devotion

noun

great love, admiration, or loyalty

deference

noun

behavior that shows you respect someone and are willing to accept their opinion or decision

ardor

noun

very strong feelings of admiration or determination

reverence

noun

a strong feeling of respect and admiration for someone or something

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