Endear - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪnˈdɪr|  American pronunciation of the word endear
Brit.  |ɪnˈdɪə|  British pronunciation of the word endear

verb

- make attractive or lovable

This behavior endeared her to me

Examples

Her smile endeared her to all the people.

Smoking during pregnancy endangers your baby's life.

The lizards are classed as an endangered species (=one that soon may no longer exist).

This behavior endeared her to me

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: endear
he/she/it: endears
present participle: endearing
past tense: endeared
past participle: endeared
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