Synonyms of fond in English:



  • 1 she was fond of dancing
    keen on, partial to, addicted to, enthusiastic about, passionate about;
    attached to, attracted to, enamored of, in love with, having a soft spot for
    informal into, hooked on, gone on, sweet on, struck on
    [Antonyms] indifferent
  • 2 her fond husband
    adoring, devoted, doting, loving, caring, affectionate, warm, tender, kind, attentive, uxorious
    [Antonyms] unfeeling
  • 3 a fond hope
    unrealistic, naive, foolish, overoptimistic, deluded, delusory, absurd, vain, Panglossian
    [Antonyms] realistic
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