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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Speaking to a multitude of Yoruba who thronged the Landmark Hotel, Dubai venue of the launching of the 79th Chapter of Oodua Progressive Union (OPU|), Otunba Adams pointed out 'I understand the push and pull factors which endeared us to Dubai.
We did not make much profit, just about Rs5 per case of 40 metres of cotton cloth but it was not only about profit, it was the goodwill and helpful community living that endeared us to the Emiratis.
As a proud New Yorker and Redfinnian, I've already seen how Redfin's West Coast creativity and technology focus have endeared us to the New York City area real estate community and to people who want an easier way to buy and sell homes in our often complicated market.
Our top-notched facilities as well as impressive planning has endeared us to the global sports community and we count ourselves privileged to be the host of this prestigious event ,"Hitmi said.
Our emphasis on quality and service has endeared us to customers and they keep returning to us for their needs and referring us to others," says M.
The partnership with MTN reinforces that vision whilst affirming the vastness of our retail network which has endeared us to MTN.
Goodwin earns sympathy points playing someone who's convinced herself she doesn't deserve happiness, though just a soupcon of silliness really would have endeared us to her character.
It is this belief and passion that has endeared us to our customers & helped us acquire more and more customers at a rapid pace.
is full of attitude and has that same jazz-reggae tinged aspect that endeared us to Winehouse in the first place.
Our initiatives to comply with the requirements of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), in line with the UAE's commitment to advance the green building concept, has also endeared us to all leading developers in the region," he added.
It was all that attitude that endeared us to them in the first place.
But most of these contestants clearly lack the down-to-earth qualities that endeared us to previous winners.
Quite rightly, producer Noel Curran has decided to drop the Celtic theme that endeared us to Europe and go for something modern and contemporary.
Over the years, our high quality products, photo sharing and storage features have endeared us to thousands of brides.
Our initiatives to comply with the requirements of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, in line with the UAE's commitment to advance the green building concept, has also endeared us to all leading developers in the region," said Barakat.