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əˈfɛk tɪd

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  1. affected(adj)

    acted upon; influenced

    touched, moved(p), stirred, unnatural

    unaffected, superior(p), unstilted, natural, unimpressed, untouched, lifelike, unselfconscious, unswayed, unmannered, uninfluenced, immune

  2. affected, unnatural(adj)

    speaking or behaving in an artificial way to make an impression

    touched, moved(p), stirred, abnormal, unnatural

    unmannered, unaffected, unstilted, superior(p), lifelike, unselfconscious, natural, uninfluenced, unimpressed, unswayed, immune, untouched

  3. moved(p), affected, stirred, touched(adj)

    being excited or provoked to the expression of an emotion

    "too moved to speak"; "very touched by the stranger's kindness"

    untouched, uninfluenced, unaffected, lifelike, natural, unmannered, immune, unimpressed, unselfconscious, unswayed, unstilted, superior(p)

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. affected(a.)

    assumed, feigned, unnatural, artificial, insincere, canting

  2. affected(a.)

    assuming, pretending, pretentious, conceited, vain, coxcomical, priggish

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. affected(a)

    assumed, feigned, simulated, unnatural

    unaffected, sincere, natural, unfeigned

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  1. Joseph Magliocco:

    In general if taxes go up, I would think the super-premium products will be affected less.

  2. Burkley Allen:

    In these discussions, the primary concern was the effect on the neighborhoods, the concern was largely about properties where the owner was not on-site to be affected by and accountable for tenant behavior.

  3. Jim Ritterbusch:

    U.S. businesses affected by the increased tariffs will be making decisions regarding purchases, inventories, etc., that are apt to force some downshifts in the U.S. economic growth path that could have implications for U.S. oil demand, a decline below our expected next support level of $56 (for WTI) will likely associate with a further plunge in equities that would be heavily related to unresolved trade issues between the U.S. and China ... volatility across all markets will be heightened until some significant trade progress is seen.

  4. Mayor Eduardo Paes:

    I should call a meeting by March with judicial officials and big companies such as Petrobras, the BNDES and other big employers in Rio so we can have a holiday period during the Olympics, i don't want people to leave the city, we want them to stay, but it is clear that mobility will be affected during the Olympics.

  5. Julia Smith:

    A lot of the industries that are being most affected by the outbreak -- tourism and other service industries, care work sector -- those industries tend to be dominated by women.

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