Affinity and Liking


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Affinity noun – A habitual attraction to some activity or thing.
Usage example: always had an affinity for nurturing living things

Liking is a synonym for affinity in fondness topic. In some cases you can use "Liking" instead a noun "Affinity", when it comes to topics like attraction.
Nearby Word: affinal
Synonyms for Affinity


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Liking noun – Positive regard for something.
Affinity is a synonym for liking in fondness topic. You can use "Affinity" instead a noun "Liking", if it concerns topics such as desire.
Nearby Words: like, likable, liked
Synonyms for Liking

How words are described

special special affinity special liking
particular particular affinity particular liking
better better affinity better liking
natural natural affinity natural liking
Other adjectives: instant, seeming, disturbing, strong, powerful, great, huge, little, quick, personal, immediate, odd, strange.
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