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  Definition of Tenderness
  1. a tendency to express warm and affectionate feeling
  2. a feeling of concern for the welfare of someone (especially someone defenseless)
  3. a positive feeling of liking; "he had trouble expressing the affection he felt"; "the child won everyone''s heart"
  4. warm compassionate feelings
  5. a pain that is felt when the area is touched
Similar Words: softheartedness, affection, affectionateness, fondness, heart, warmheartedness, tenderheartedness, soreness

 

Hyponyms: attachment, fond regard, protectiveness, regard, respect, soft spot, chafing, rebound tenderness, chafe

 

Anagrams: render-set

 

 
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