be fond of (someone or something)

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be fond of (someone or something)

To have an affinity for someone or something. I'm not too fond of Mike—he really annoys me sometimes. I'm cold all the time, so I'm quite fond of summer weather.
See also: fond, of
References in classic literature ?
"I am fond of her both for her own sake, and for--her mother's.
``I am fond of her, she was a big period of my life, we had gone through a lot,'' he explained.
``I am fond of her. She was a big period of my life.
Or stay with Vicky who is loving and cares about my son, but as yet I can't say I really love her though I am fond of her.
She's a good dog and I am fond of her, but he also uses her as an excuse never to go out with me because, he says, she can't be left on her own.