What does affairs mean?

Definitions for affairs
af·fairs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. personal business, personal matters, affairs(noun)

    matters of personal concern

    "get his affairs in order"

  2. affairs(noun)

    transactions of professional or public interest

    "news of current affairs"; "great affairs of state"

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'affairs' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1378

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'affairs' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3847

How to pronounce affairs?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say affairs in sign language?

  1. affairs

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of affairs in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of affairs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of affairs in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    I agree with the Archivist's recommendation that the continued withholdings are necessary to protect against identifiable harm to national security, law enforcement, or foreign affairs that is of such gravity that it outweighs the public interest in immediate disclosure.

  2. Kristie Small:

    I'm 100 % positive that is why I got fired, i think that is a bad state of affairs when someone in his position can be so brazen and so bold to do something like this.

  3. Patrick Yeung:

    It is understandable that protesters resort to extreme means, i hope Beijing can meddle less in Hong Kong's affairs, which could actually stabilize Hong Kong and curb people's anger.

  4. Gabriel Said Reynolds:

    It was taken by al-Azhar as an unwarranted intrusion into Egyptian affairs and a misapprehending of the rights of Christians in Egypt.

  5. Ivanka Trump:

    His experience with international affairs and his relationship with John Bolton has set him up in a good spot. he is doing so well in a position that is so important.

Images & Illustrations of affairs

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