Definitions and translations for "fond"

Definition of fond

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Adjective
1. Having a liking or affection (for).
2. Affectionate.
A fond farewell
A fond mother or wife
3. Indulgent.
I have fond grandparents who spoil me.
4. Outlandish; foolish; silly.
Your fond dreams of flying to Jupiter have been quashed by the facts of reality.
5. Foolish; simple; weak.
6. Doted on; regarded with affection.
Verb
7. To have a foolish affection for, to be fond of.
8. To caress; to fondle.
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English - English - fond

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adj. affectionate, loving; overly attentive; doting, fatuous
n. background, setting (French)
n. bottom, back, depth; bosom, heart; inwardness, crux, essence; substance; background

English - Spanish - fond

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adj. cariñoso, afecto, tierno
s. fondo

English - French - fond

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adj. aimant, affectueux, tendre, attendri; indulgent; irréaliste
n. fond

English - German - fond

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adj. liebevoll, lieb; wohlwollend; zärtlich; überschwenglich
n. Hintergrund

English - Indonesian - fond

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a. cinta: yg sangat cinta, percaya: yg terlalu mudah percaya

English - Italian - fond

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agg. amorevole, affettuoso, tenero; che stravede, che ama ciecamente; troppo indulgente; ardente, grande, vivo; credulo, ingenuo; (dial) sciocco, stolto
s. fondo, sottofondo

English - Polish - fond

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a. czuły, zaślepiony, słodki, zamiłowany

English - Portuguese - fond

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adj. fã, apreciador; adorador; que faz mimos; irreal
s. fundo

English - Romanian - fond

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a. iubitor, fi amator de, dezmierdător, duios, indulgent: prea indulgent, tandru, bun

English - Russian - fond

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прил. любящий, нежный, излишне доверчивый, излишне оптимистичный

English - Turkish - fond

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s. düşkün, seven, aşırı, abartılı, pervasız

English - Ukrainian - fond

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n. фон
a. люблячий, ніжний, нерозсудливий, делікатний

French - English - fond

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n. bottom, back, depth, fundus, bosom

German - English - fond

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adj. affectionate, loving; overly attentive; doting, fatuous

Romanian - English - fond

n. fund, stock, supply, sum, substance, essence, content, bottom, matter, gist, spine, groundwork, background, field, elements, ground
n. staple

Dutch - English - fond

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n. fond, background, setting (French)

English - Dutch - fond

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bn. liefhebbend; dierbaar; al te lief; al te optimistisch; verwennend; onwerkelijk
zn. achtergrond

English - Greek - fond

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επίθ. τρυφερός, υπεραγαπών, φιλόστοργος, στοργικός

French - Spanish - fond

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1. (général) fondo (m)
2. (essentiel) fondo (m); quid (m)
3. (résidu) sedimento (m); heces (fp)

German - Spanish - fond

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n. fondo (m), asiento: asientos traseros (pl)

French - German - fond

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n. meerestiefe, sohle, rückwand, innerlichkeit, grundfarbe, grundierfarbe, ausdauer, boden, grund, resonanzboden, untergrund, hinterer teil, hintergrund, kern, kernpunkt, inhalt, schluck, rest, fond, innere, schlückchen

French - Italian - fond

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1. (général) fondo (m); sfondo (m)
2. (essentiel) nocciolo (m)
3. (résidu) sedimento (m); feccia (f); posatura (f); residuo (m)

French - Portuguese - fond

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1. (général) fundo (m)
2. (essentiel) âmago (m); entranhas (fp) {informal}
3. (résidu) sedimento (m); borra (f); lia (f); depósito (m)

French - Russian - fond

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n. дно (m), глубина (m), днище (m), основание (m), основа (m), сущность (m), сердцевина (m), средство (m), фон (m), задний план (m)

French - Turkish - fond

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[le] dip; zemin; geri, esas, öz; temel; gizli düşünce, asıl amaç

German - French - fond

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n. coulis (m), fond (m), jus de viande (m), jus de cuisson (m), arrière (m)

German - Italian - fond

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n. fondo (m), sedile posteriore (m), sfondo (m)

German - Russian - fond

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n. фон (m), задний план сцены (m)

German - Turkish - fond

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i. temel (m), zemin (m), esas (m), fon (m)

French - Dutch - fond

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1. (général) bodem (m); achtergrond (m)
2. (essentiel) kern (m/f)
3. (résidu) sediment (n); bezinksel (n); residu (n)

English - Arabic - fond

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‏مغرم، محب، أثير، حنون، متسامح‏

English - Chinese - fond

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(形) 喜欢的, 温柔的, 宠爱的

English - Chinese - fond

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(形) 喜歡的, 溫柔的, 寵愛的

English - Hindi - fond

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a. पिय, अनुरक्त, शौक़ीन, चाहनेवाला, मूर्खतापूर्ण

English - Japanese - fond

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(形) 好きな; 優しい; 優し過ぎる
(名) 下地(フランス語)

English - Korean - fond

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형. 좋아하는, 정다운, 다정한; 지나치게 관심을 갖는; 어리석은

English - Vietnamese - fond

Pronunciation
a. thật thà, ngây thơ
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Synonyms for fond
devotedly attached: attached, cherished, loving, indulgent
Verb forms for fond
Present participle: fonding
Present: fond (3.person: fonds)
Past: fonded
Future: will fond
Present conditional: would fond
Present Perfect: have fonded (3.person: has fonded)
Past Perfect: had fonded
Future Perfect: will have fonded
Past conditional: would have fonded