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Sentences with the adjective Affectionate

2 examples:

MARTIN SAMUEL IN BASLE: Joggeli is the affectionate name the locals have for the St Jakob Park in Basle, which was appropriate for the training session Jurgen Klopp laid on Tuesday.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Television entertainer Rolf Harris, who for decades cultivated an image of the affectionate uncle with numerous children's television programs, was sentenced Friday to five years and nine months in prison for a string of abuses against young girls.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

Sentences with the absolute superlative degree of the adjective Affectionate

4 examples:

He's a very affectionate father.

He is a very affectionate father.

He was very affectionate with his parents.

The farewell between Hitler and Mussolini at the station was very affectionate. Both men were moved.
(Galeazzo Ciano)

Other sentences

89 examples:

Tom is affectionate.

Her affectionate letter moved me.

He sent me an affectionate letter.

She smiled in response to his affectionate glance.

Humor is the affectionate communication of insight.

I have a tortoiseshell cat. She is so affectionate!

He's always been very affectionate with his in-laws.

She's very affectionate in giving a portrait of her mother.

My father was no less affectionate and tender to me than my mother was.

Not many people know how to keep an affectionate relation with their relatives.

Good men must be affectionate men.
(Samuel Richardson)

A correct answer is like an affectionate kiss.
(Goethe)

People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
(George Eliot)

Some are affectionate, others are not.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Findings suggest that goats are just as smart and affectionate as dogs.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Anthony gave the pint-sized fan an affectionate rub on the head, then...
(Los Angeles Times - Education, )

A Japanese billionaire unveils affectionate robot that reads human emotions.
(USA Today - Tech, )

The newlyweds shared a kiss at the altar, but he quickly became too affectionate.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Lulu, an affectionate goldendoodle, has provided grieving families with an unexpected.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

A lively and affectionate look at Hollywood manager Shep Gordon, directed by Mike Myers.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

In “41,” former President George W. Bush gives an affectionate portrait of his father.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

He called his mother "Goober" and his father "Bobbo," affectionate names from a different life.
(Maria L. La Ganga in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

Coco, a four year old brown Burmese is super affectionate and loves nothing more than to cuddle.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

In fact, the 11-year-old dog is so affectionate that it's baffling to consider how his life began.
(NBC Today, )

It seems their affectionate encounter on Friday night didn't end in the nightclub as sources suggested.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

This affectionate documentary profiles the life and career of Disney's first African-American animator.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

The affectionate, well-cast update of the classic phantasmic comedy is one of the best remakes in years.
(CNET News, )

Lena Dunham hosts an affectionate tribute to the neglected illustrator of the beloved 'Eloise' book series.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Iggy Azalea and beau Nick Young were flirty and affectionate at the Calvin Klein fragrance launch on Monday.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

'The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog', the American writer Ambrose Bierce once remarked.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Eva Lily Margerrison has been given the affectionate moniker by proud parents Danica Slavin and Sam Margerrison.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Kris Jenner and new beau Corey Gamble were casually affectionate as they packed up suitcases from a trip to Mexico.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Throw in the convenience of its location and the affectionate conviviality of this family hotel and you have a winner.
(The Telegraph - Travel, )

Biologist Dr John Bradshaw believes when cats are affectionate towards their owners they are treating them as other cats.
(Daily Mail - News, )

President Barack Obama spoke proudly of his Kenyan heritage before a raucous and affectionate crowd in Nairobi on Sunday.
(NBC News, )

Critic's Pick: 'The Lunchbox' keeps audiences enthralled with its warm and affectionate human comedy of mistaken identity.
(Kenneth Turan in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Among the adorable creatures pictured are a pair of besotted marmots, an affectionate pair of lions and some gorgeous puppies.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Owning a bichon is like having a very jolly, very affectionate and slightly greedy toddler around the place, writes SARAH VINE.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Every patient needs a moment alone, as one woman with a terminal illness and a large band of affectionate relatives made clear.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Mackenzie Crook speaks about his new series, Detectorists, which he says is "an affectionate study of people and their pastimes".
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

So it's no surprise that Olivia Buckland and Alex Bowen put on an affectionate display at The Intent premiere in London on Monday.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

No wonder Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher were so affectionate at a recent Clippers game: The couple are reportedly expecting a baby.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

On Saturday night at the Broad Stage in Santa Monica, affectionate cheers greeted the mezzo-soprano as soon as she stepped onto the stage.
(Chris Pasles in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

San Francisco Chronicle"Populaire" is an affectionate French salute to Hollywood's eye-popping, Technicolor romantic comedies of the 1950s.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Cherry Garcia, the 11-year-old dog is so docile and affectionate with everyone he meets that it's baffling to contemplate how his life began.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Erica Valentine, 36, from Clapham, south London suffers from philemaphobia, meaning she is petrified of kissing becoming affectionate with people.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Two affectionate elephants were spotted resting their trunks on each other's heads in Kenya's Maasai Mara by wildlife photographer Margot Raggett.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

A man who became "best friends" with a cheetah at a South African sanctuary shared video of the affectionate feline cuddling and wrestling with him.
(UPI - News, )

The lively, affectionate documentary "Hockney" doesn't necessarily answer that question, but it provides entertaining glimpses of the man just the same.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Singer-songwriter Carole King is given an affectionate welcome at her first UK concert in more than 25 years, playing her classic album Tapestry in full.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Rapper Tyga has fueled rumors he is dating Kylie Jenner by posting on Instagram a photo of the 17-year-old reality star, along with an affectionate caption.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

In recent years a growing number of dating sites have sprung up aimed at bringing together both men and women looking for an affectionate, cerebral connection.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

They shook hands, but the pleasantries were curt rather than affectionate, made all the more obvious by the warmth with which Ronald Koeman greeted Ryan Giggs.
(The Independent - Football, )

The veteran character actor, best known for his collaborations with Roger Corman and Joe Dante, takes center stage in Elijah Drenner's affectionate documentary.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Romantic woes give way to guilty-pleasure song stylings in "Cupcakes," Eytan Fox's affectionate sendup of the Eurovision contest and better living through kitsch.
(Sheri Linden in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Not rated. 91 minutes.As a nostalgia piece redolent of '80s-era pop culture, "Ping Pong Summer" works better as an affectionate touchstone than fully realized movie.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Most impalas run for their lives at the sight of a leopard but a plucky youngster snuck in for an affectionate embrace instead after a chance encounter in South Africa.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Researchers at Macquarie University in Australia claim the scene is extremely rare as only a handful images showing an affectionate embrace survive from the Old Kingdom.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

“Keep On Keepin’ On” is Alan Hicks’s affectionate and moving look at the relationship between the great trumpeter Clark Terry and the jazz pianist Justin Kauflin.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Most people know about the original 1965 version of "The Odd Couple," Neil Simon's affectionate comedy about two unlikely roommates, or about the 1970s sitcom it inspired.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Putting on an affectionate display at the Chestertons Polo In The Park at Hurlingham Park, London on Saturday, the hot new couple could have been mistaken for a brand new item.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

The woman was marched into the yard of the Baiturrahumim Mosque in Banda Aceh, Indonesia and lashed five times after allegedly showing affectionate behaviour to a fellow student.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The 28-year-old reality star was putting on a remarkably affectionate display with her close pal Alex Cannon as they enjoyed a slap-up meal at NYL restautant in Liverpool on Friday.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

A dog wins a place in its owner’s heart through mutual affectionate gazes, say scientists, who suspect a hormone reinforces the bond the same way parents connect with their babies.
(CBC News in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Not just an affectionate portrait of a gifted athlete-turned-groundbreaking sportscaster, the film is also a fond remembrance of life in New York City from the 1930s through the '70s.
(Sheri Linden in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Experts from University of Gothenburg in Sweden found 30 per cent of parents of young children separate - but being affectionate and making time for each other can save a relationship.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

They were among the 21 people chosen as this year’s MacArthur Fellows, a distinction that bears the affectionate title “genius grant” and comes with a $625,000382,000) cash prize.
(The Independent - World News, )

Iris Grace Halmshaw, six, from Leicestershire, and her Maine coon cat Thula are inseparable and the affectionate moggy has helped the little girl to overcome her fear of water and even talk.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

This official portrait – in a relaxed style perfectly reflecting the Duke and Duchess’s very modern approach to Royalty – depicts the eight-month-old as a curious, affectionate toddler.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Skateboarding legend Stacy Peralta's latest documentary, "Bones Brigade: An Autobiography," is like a high school reunion, filled with affectionate memories of an earlier, more innocent, time.
(Betsy Sharkey, Los Angeles Times Film Critic in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Kids whose parents are demanding but not emotionally responsive are about one-third more likely to be obese than kids whose parents set healthy boundaries, are affectionate and discuss behavior.
(Science Daily - News, )

After Stephen Hawking privately screened "The Theory of Everything," he judged the affectionate portrait of his life, from student to world-famous theoretical physicist, with a succinct verdict.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

Jack Hurley's designs have caused a stir from Redcar to Blackpool - but the 36-year-old, who grew up in Teignmouth, Devon, says his work is actually an affectionate tribute to the Great British Seaside.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

If you’re craving the art and music of the late Walt Disney, you should go anywhere but the world premiere of the affectionateWhen You Wish: The Story of Walt Disney” at UCLA’s Freud Playhouse.
(Margaret Gray in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Those looking for one version of Lou Reed's life need look no further than to the late critic Lester Bangs, who presented a particularly harsh, if affectionate, take on the artist's story in a single sentence.
(Randall Roberts, Los Angeles Times Pop Music Critic in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

The pair, who famously enjoyed a year-long affair two years ago, looked affectionate and are clearly not bothered about keeping their romance a secret, as Jeremy socialised with Philllipa alongside his media pals.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

Swedish filmmaker Lukas Moodysson definitely sees his new movie “We Are the Best!” as bringing him back to the affectionate, warm-hearted but clear-eyed portraits of youth on which he first made his reputation.
(Mark Olsen in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Yes it's that time of year again, as game developers around the world head to one of thirty local jams to take part in Molyjam... an affectionate hacking and rapid coding contest based around the work of Peter Molyneux.
(Forbes - Technology, )

For a pope known for enjoying affectionate gestures from his flock, it was a familiar scene Tuesday afternoon in Morelia as he waded through a throng of youngsters, touching hands, kissing children and exchanging greetings.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

East engagingly meets West in “The Professor: Tai Chi's Journey West,” an affectionate documentary portrait of Cheng Man-Ching, the Chinese master who brought Tai Chi to New York during the groovy but stressed-out '60s.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

A female Ukip candidate who quit the party claiming she was sexually harassed by its General Secretary has conceded that “friendly and affectionate” text messages were exchanged but that the pair were not in a relationship.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

Fashion model Gigi Hadid and Joe Jonas were spotted at the Bowery Hotel Bar in New York City and from the looks of things, they are getting very close.An eyewitness tells ET that the two were "very affectionate with one another.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Affectionate reminiscences abound in Jeffrey Schwarz's fittingly feisty, quick-moving portrait of Harris Glenn Milstead, who burst not-so-straight outta Baltimore as the trash-talking muse to a fledgling filmmaker named John Waters.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Researchers compared kids whose parents are generally affectionate, have reasonable discussions about behavior with their child and set healthy boundaries (authoritative) with those whose parents were strict about limits without much dialogue or affection (authoritarian).
(Science Daily - News, )

While we've developed affectionate bonds with our smartphones, laptops and tablets that can verge on dysfunctional, the printer sits in the corner unloved, the runt of the technological litter, fulfilling a disappointing range of functions and eating up huge amounts of money.
(The Independent - Gadgets & Tech, )

Documentary filmmaker Amy Berg ("West of Memphis," "Prophet's Prey") has made an elegant, affectionate and, in many ways, remarkably cheerful film about Janis Joplin -- blues singer, bandleader, rock icon, feminist conundrum. "Janis: Little Girl Blue" comes to television Tuesday under the banner...
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

When a small Indian film stays in Los Angeles theaters for two months and shows no sign of leaving, it's not because critics love it (though they do), but because audiences are enthralled. "The Lunchbox" is that film, a warm and affectionate human comedy that is charming in a delicate and unforced way.
(Kenneth Turan in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

For the first time, a Spanish study carried out on 591 adolescents and their parents demonstrates that exposure to violence in the home, a lack of affectionate and positive communication between parents and children, and a permissive upbringing all create narcissistic adolescents who physically or verbally assault their parents.
(Science Daily - News, )

Sam Burgess accumulated a number of nicknames in his rise to rugby league grandmaster. “Slammin’ Sam” is the best-known, then there’s the “sparkly- eyed man” as his “mate” Russell Crowe came to describe him, or the affectionate “Footy Sam”, coined by Burgess’s girlfriend Phoebe for the deadeyed character in the zone on or near a match day.
(The Independent - Sport, )

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