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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- Doting affection.

Usage examples (25)
  • The tendresse and the fragility of the two is so palpable it hurts.
  • But what Monsieur Corty wanted more than anything was a bit of tendresse.
  • "A tendresse, " I said, batting my eyelashes delicately at him over my fan.
  • Dave St-Pierre: Un peu de tendresse bordel de merde! for more
Tutoring comment
  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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