Synonyms of fond in English:

fond


See definition of fond

adjective

1‘she was fond of dancing’

SYNONYMS

keen on, partial to, addicted to, enthusiastic about, passionate about

attached to, attracted to, enamoured of, in love with, with a soft spot for

informal into, hooked on, gone on, wild about, nuts about, potty about, dotty about, crazy about, sweet on, struck on

ANTONYMS

indifferent to

2‘his fond father plied him with cakes’

SYNONYMS

adoring, devoted, doting, loving, caring, affectionate, warm, tender, kind, attentive, solicitous

indulgent, overindulgent, overfond

ANTONYMS

unfeeling

3‘fond hopes of success’

SYNONYMS

unrealistic, naive, foolish, foolishly optimistic, over-optimistic, deluded, delusory, absurd, empty, vain

rare Panglossian

ANTONYMS

realistic