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endearment

Pronunciation: /ɪnˈdɪrmənt; ɪnˈdɪəmənt/

Translation of endearment in Spanish:

noun/nombre

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  • expresión (feminine) de cariño he whispered endearments in her ear le susurraba ternezas al oído terms/words of endearment palabras (feminine plural) cariñosas or de cariño
    Example sentences
    • They claim that it is a term of endearment or affection.
    • But I think it's just a term of endearment from the sports fans for a ground that they love.
    • Sister seems to have been a term of endearment, rather than an expression of a family relationship.

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