Definition of affectionally in English:

affectionally

adverb

  • With affection, affectionately, fondly.

Pronunciation

affectionally

/əˈfɛkʃ(ə)nəli/ /əˈfɛkʃ(ə)n(ə)li/ /əˈfɛkʃən(ə)li/

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Philemon Holland (1552–1637), translator. From affection + -ally Compare later affectional, and earlier affectionately.