(also tendre /ˈtɒ̃dr(ə)/)
- A feeling of fondness or love: the local grande dame for whom George had a tendresseMore example sentences
- She has a tendresse for a handsome but lowly young blacksmith.
- It is these old men in their restrained conviviality for whom she has a particular tendresse.
- She has always had a certain tendresse for Carlo.