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Showing love, respect and admiration - synonyms and related words

loving

adjective

feeling or showing love

affectionate

adjective

showing that you love or care about someone or something

fond

adjective

liking and caring about someone very much, especially as a result of knowing them well or for a long time

adoring

adjective

showing great love and admiration

admiring

adjective

full of admiration

demonstrative

adjective

showing kindness or love in the way that you behave towards someone

ardent

adjective

showing very strong feelings of love towards someone

respectful

adjective

feeling or showing respect

deferential

adjective

showing that you respect someone and want to treat them politely

reverent

adjective

feeling or expressing a lot of respect and admiration

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