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Fond appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • A dim or fond 'No' from Ida?
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Fond is sometimes a misspelling of find, found or friend.

The word fond is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the adjective fond

What does fond mean as an attribute of a noun?

Fond is one of the top 1000 most common adjectives in the English language.

adjective - degrees: fonder | fondest

  1. having or displaying warmth or affection
  2. extravagantly or foolishly loving and indulgent
  3. (followed by `of' or `to') having a strong preference or liking for
    • example: fond of chocolate
    • adjective position: predicative adjective (it occurs after a verb that follows the noun)
    • synonym of fond: partial
    • similar: inclined
  4. absurd or silly because unlikely
    • examples: fond hopes of becoming President | fond fancies
    • similar: foolish

Alternative definition of the adjective fond


  1. See affectionate.
  2. See indulgent.
  3. outlandish; foolish; silly.

Definition of the noun fond

What does fond mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: fonds

  1. The background design in lace-making.

Definition of the verb fond

What does fond mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: fonded | fonding | fonds

  1. [obsolete] To have a foolish affection for, to be fond of.


"Fond" is a musical album of Fire Engines.

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Fond a.k.a. Deglazing is a cooking technique for removing and dissolving browned food residue from a pan to make a sauce, known as a pan sauce, that is often made to accompany sauteed meats. The browned residue is due to either the Maillard reaction or caramelization.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Fond

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Google previewInternational Dictionary of Food and Cooking (1998)

by Charles Gordon Sinclair

fond. de. gibier. foie de volaille (Frl masc. Chicken livers foil see aluminium foil foiolo alla milanese (Itl Tripe and onion stew with cheese foi thong (Thl A dessert made hy pouring heaten egg in a thin stream into hot sugar syrup. A type of roti ...

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Quotes about Fond

You have to be very fond of men. Very, very fond. You have to be very fond of them to love them. Otherwise they're simply unbearable. (Marguerite Duras)
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Scrabble value of F4O1N1D2

The value of this 4-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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