noun, plural af·fin·i·ties.
SYNONYMS FOR affinity
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Origin of affinity
OTHER WORDS FROM affinitynon·af·fin·i·ty, noun, plural non·af·fin·i·ties, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH affinityaffinity , infinity
Words nearby affinity
Example sentences from the Web for affinity
Then I went to San Diego and started my first show at 21 at One America News, which has recently gotten a little bit more popular and some more headlines around it, of course, given the president’s affinity for it.Full Transcript: Tomi Lahren on ‘The Carlos Watson Show’|Daniel Malloy|August 31, 2020|Ozy
All those who place ads on Google are allowed to address their affinity audiences through Gmail, video, display, and search efforts.
If affinity audiences are floating users whose attention towards your products may falter at times, custom affinity audiences are anchored to your company.
This effect “was driven by their intolerance for incongruent comments rather than an elevated affinity for congruent comments,” the researchers wrote.The Anonymous Culture Cops of the Internet - Facts So Romantic|Jesse Singal|August 12, 2020|Nautilus
While this type of content doesn’t yield a huge amount of income in the short term, it does help to build brand affinity, and ultimately sales, in the long term.Lessons from lockdown: Four content types that users really engage with|Edward Coram James|July 20, 2020|Search Engine Watch
He can use that affinity to build confidence for a Jacksonian approach to world chaos.
That affinity has to come from somewhere besides just the entertainment value.
How did it come to be then that she would feel an affinity for Aurora and start to care for her?The ‘Maleficent’ Screenwriter Also Wrote ‘The Lion King’ and ‘Beauty and the Beast’|Kevin Fallon|June 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Where does your affinity for long, tracking shots come from?Alfonso Cuarón On ‘Gravity,’ Creationists, and Bonding with Sandra Bullock Over Divorce|Marlow Stern|February 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jokes aside, the folksy, blunt-talking Republican had a real affinity and passion for the issue.The Anguish of Alan Simpson, Tragic Hero of Immigration Reform|Eleanor Clift|January 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Is there to be some mysterious affinity between chewing and the revolutions, especially the social revolutions of the future?
I don't doubt you will find more than one affinity if you are awakening; that is merely the mating instinct.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
The striking resemblance of Kingia, in caudex and leaves, to Xanthorrhoea, cannot fail to suggest its affinity to that genus also.
Yet we are told that heat, motion, electricity and chemical affinity are the causes of mental and moral action.Gospel Philosophy|J. H. Ward
In none of these particulars does man stand quite alone; in all of them an affinity with the lower animals exists.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
British Dictionary definitions for affinity
noun plural -ties
- the tendency for two substances to combine; chemical attraction
- a measure of the tendency of a chemical reaction to take place expressed in terms of the free energy changeSymbol: A