endear (oneself, someone, or something) to (someone or something)

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endear (oneself, someone, or something) to (someone or something)

To cause one feel affection for oneself, someone, or something. The puppy endeared himself to me the minute he crawled into my lap. I don't think this financial blunder will endear me to the boss.
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endear someone to someone or something

to cause someone to be cherished by someone else or a group. Her good humor endears her to all of us. Sally endears herself to everyone because she is so funny. She failed to endear herself to her husband's parents.
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I love the gallery," and thus have endeared herself to the young man.
The American trio will be joined onstage by Filipino singer-songwriter Moira dela Torre, a former 'The Voice of the Philippines' contestant, who has endeared herself to young music fans with her hit 'Malaya' and slowed-down covers of current hits.
With the many awards that her films have received from award-giving bodies both here and abroad, Go has hogged the limelight and endeared herself to local stars and directors.
Moved to the Safari Park in 1975, the zoo said: "Over her 42 years at the Park, she endeared herself to guests and staff alike.
She has endeared herself to the people in the village and, as she walks down a street with her mum, she is greeted by many and stops to make conversation and show them some new possession of hers.
So, let's allow Black to be remembered as a great entertainer, who endeared herself to millions.
Along with thrilling gig-goers, the generous US star certainly endeared herself to locals - by forking out on their taxi fares.
She has endeared herself to millions of voters by giving away laptops and food processors.
Jennifer Lawrence has endeared herself to millions of fans worldwide through her acting chops and radiant beauty.
Lawrence has also endeared herself to fans the world over with her sense of humour (she describes her Hunger Games action gear as a "Bob the Builder kind of outfit"), down-to-earth attitude ("I cannot keep up with emails, so the idea of Twitter is so T unthinkable to me"), and the occasional red carpet tumble (she famously tripped up while heading on stage to accept her Oscar).
an authority on equipment, she endeared herself to the people running the dishwashers.
The 19-year-old (right) endeared herself to the British public last year when she partnered Andy Murray to a silver medal in the mixed doubles during the Olympics.
The clients make the editor, and Lucy has resoundingly endeared herself to clients and colleagues alike with her charismatic personality, deep technical proficiency and creativity," said Optimus President Tom Duff.
No-nonsense northerner Lesley has endeared herself to fans all over the world with her warmth and chatty personality - as well as her memorable voice.
The 28-year-old singer endeared herself to her hosts before she had even arrived - by serving meals and drinks to the servicemen and women on her flight who were flying out for a six-month tour of duty.