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Synonyms for affecting
əˈfɛk tɪŋaf·fect·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. affecting, poignant, touchingadjective

    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. affectingadjective

    moving, touching, pathetic, impressive

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. affectingadjective

    touching, moving, pathetic, piteous

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  1. One Liberty Gas customer:

    I’m of an age to remember when gas was in the dollars, so inflation is really affecting us.

  2. Joe Giudice:

    Today, I took responsibility for a series of mistakes I made several years ago, i have said throughout that I respect the legal process, and thus I intend to address the court directly at sentencing. I will describe the choices I made, continue to take responsibility for my decisions, and express my remorse to Judge Salas and the public. I am heartbroken that this is affecting my family — especially my four young daughters, who mean more to me than anything in the world.

  3. Alan Brugler:

    You've got stranded cattle, and a lot of flooding in the feedlots. You've got just a sea of mud, and it's affecting performance.

  4. Michael Murphy:

    However, our study indicates that parental separation itself may not account for this increased risk, this is important because parental divorce is a common experience, affecting more than a million children annually in the United States alone.

  5. Elizabeth Huston:

    So many people realize this is a problem. This is disproportionally affecting black men and women.

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