Usage examples for affectionate

  1. Then she took a somewhat formal though still an affectionate farewell of the girl. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  2. Hilary laughs at me if I am affectionate and the boys tease. – Sisters Three by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  3. Edward's to me was kind and affectionate but short and hurried. – Ellen Middleton--A Tale by Georgiana Fullerton