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əˈfɛk tɪŋ

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  1. affecting, poignant, touching(adj)

    arousing affect

    "the homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene"; "poignant grief cannot endure forever"; "his gratitude was simple and touching"

    touching, poignant


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. affecting(a.)

    moving, touching, pathetic, impressive

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. affecting(a)

    touching, moving, pathetic, piteous

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  1. Laura Rosella:

    It is important to note that people with extra body weight overall also tend to have extra weight in the midsection – so achieving a healthy body weight should be a priority, the message that is important for young people is that the earlier excess weight starts to accumulate, the early it starts negatively affecting your metabolic risk for many diseases, including kidney disease.

  2. Le Maire:

    A WTO reform is one of France's top priorities. Because it's better to solve trade issues within a multilateral body than in a bilateral way, france is ready to support all efforts allowing a jump-start of WTO reform negotiations and the solving of the problems affecting its dispute settlement body.

  3. Martin Dempsey:

    This is a major strategic challenge affecting not only our military, but ultimately, America’s leadership in the global world order, we are at a point where our national aspirations are at risk of exceeding our available resources.

  4. Change Program Manager Gavan McFadzean:

    One of the major sponsors of Australian Open is the ANZ bank. Of the big four( banks), they're the biggest investor in coal and gas in Tennis Australia, so one of Tennis Australia's major sponsors is contributing to the climate change that is affecting Australian Open.

  5. The OCC:

    The misconduct of these individuals allowed the practices to continue for years, affecting millions of bank customers and thousands of lower level bank employees.

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