become fond of (someone or something)

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become fond of (someone or something)

To begin to have an affinity for someone or something. Mike used to really annoy me, but I've become fond of him over the years. Don't worry, your kids will become fond of sleep as they get older, and then you won't be able to get them out of bed before 1 PM. Summer used to be my favorite season, but I've become fond of fall, what with its gorgeous foliage.
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Host Graham Norton has also become fond of her and let his feelings slip when asked if his favourite came from England, Ireland or Wales, saying: "None of those places, but they're all good I must say."
We had become fond of her, and the kids had named her Lucy "Goosy.
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