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affinity

Synonyms of affinity in English:

noun

  • 1 her affinity with animals and birds an affinity for opera
    empathy for, rapport with, sympathy for, accord with, harmony with, relationship with, bond with, fellow feeling for, closeness with/to, understanding of/for;
    liking of/for, fondness of/for
    informal chemistry with
    [Antonyms] aversion, dislike
  • 2 the semantic affinity between the two words
    similarity, resemblance, likeness, kinship, relationship, association, link, analogy, similitude, correspondence
    [Antonyms] dissimilitude, dissimilarity
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