fond collocations and examples

 UK /fɒnd/

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1

happy or loving


Nouns frequently used with fond
memory: memory, recollections, remembrance, reminiscenceI have many fond memories of my time at university.goodbye: farewellIt was time to say a fond farewell to the Japanese students.love: affection, loveThey still talk about the festival with fond affection.action or expression: embrace, smile“I think you’ve been dreaming, Daniel,” Janet said with a fond smile.
2

that you want very much to happen


Nouns frequently used with fond
dream, hope, wishIt is my fond hope that he will grow up to be a healthy young man.
 
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