term of affection

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of term of affection

: a word or name that friends and lovers say to each other to show their affection

Word by Word Definitions

term play
  1. : a word or expression that has a precise meaning in some uses or is peculiar to a science, art, profession, or subject

  2. : expression of a specified kind

  3. : a limited or definite extent of time

  1. : to apply a term to : call, name

affection play
  1. : a feeling of liking and caring for someone or something : tender attachment : fondness

  2. : a moderate feeling or emotion

  3. : a bodily condition


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