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.
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"I am fond of him as a friend and much respected leader of the masses," he tweeted.
Personally I have no differences with Sidhu as he is my elder brother and I am fond of him," Majithia said.
But I am fond of him and I would hate for us to break up completely.
I know he loves me and, as I say, I am fond of him. But I also enjoy my own company.
I am fond of him now and hope to ride him again this year."