tenderness englannista suomeksi
hellyydenosoitus, hellä tunne
''When the lovers were together, their cold indifference gave way to love and tenderness.''
1853, (w), ''(w)''
- I had known him jealous, suspicious; I had seen about him certain tendernesses, fitfulnesses—a softness which came like a warm air, and a ruth which passed like early dew, dried in the heat of his irritabilities: this was all I had seen.
''When they saw the poor orphans, they were overwhelmed with tenderness for them.''
''He noted her extreme tenderness when he touched the bruise on her thigh.''