Words Like PHILIA

We have put together a list of words that are similar to PHILIA.

11 Alternative Words Similar to philia

1 Affection Noun      Synonym Words Like Affection
3 Fondness Noun      Synonym Words Like Fondness
4 Tenderness Noun      Synonym Words Like Tenderness
5 Heart Noun      Synonym Words Like Heart
6 Warmness Noun      Synonym Words Like Warmness
8 Feeling Noun      Synonym Words Like Feeling
10 Regard Noun      Hyponym Words Like Regard
11 Respect Noun      Hyponym Words Like Respect

2 examples of philia

1 the child won everyone's heart
2 the warmness of his welcome made us feel right at home

4 definitions of philia

1 a positive feeling of liking
2 friendship (translating Greek φιλία in Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics)
3 liking
4 a psychological disorder characterized by an irrational favorable disposition towards something
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