Definition of fond

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • fond is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 8
  • fond is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 8
  • fond is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 9

Definition of fond


  • extravagantly or foolishly loving and indulgent (adjective)

    Examples

    1. hopelessly spoiled by a fond mother

    Synonyms

    1. adoring
    2. doting
  • (followed by `of' or `to') having a strong preference or liking for (adjective)

    Examples

    1. fond of chocolate

    Synonyms

    1. partial
  • having or displaying warmth or affection (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a fond embrace
    2. fond of his nephew

    Synonyms

    1. affectionate
    2. lovesome
    3. tender
  • absurd or silly because unlikely (adjective)

    Examples

    1. fond hopes of becoming President
    2. fond fancies

See definition of fond in Merriam Webster

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