(adj.) = warm ; affectionate ; fond ; loving ; tender ; kindly ; kind ; cuddly ; warm-hearted. Ex: Her face broke into a warm friendly smile. Ex: There were moments when he could be almost affectionate, moments when his thoughts did not seem to be turned inward upon his own anxious solicitudes. Ex: The editorial 'Bidding a fond farewell' marks the end of Carol Diedrichs' 13 years as editor in chief of the journal. Ex: The attention good literature pays to life is both loving and detached. Ex: A single drawing can have a highly emotional impact and can be effective as either a heavy, bold statement or a tender reminder. Ex: Natasha continued to lean out of the window for a long time, beaming at him with her kindly, slightly quizzical, happy smile. Ex: I would like to extend my thanks to our host who was kind enough to invite me. Ex: Some cats are cuddlier by nature while others need some encouragement to enjoy human contact. Ex: Over the next few months, they will be donating thousands of pounds to help warm-hearted people and community projects. ---- * abrazo cariñoso = warm hug. * nada cariñoso = unloving. * poco cariñoso = unloving.