Definition of tendresse in English:

tendresse

Line breaks: ten|dresse
Pronunciation: /tɒ̃ˈdrɛs/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also tendre /ˈtɒ̃dr(ə)/)

noun

[in singular]
  • A feeling of fondness or love: the local grande dame for whom George had a tendresse

Origin

French.

More definitions of tendresse

Definition of tendresse in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrəˈgāSHən
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space