What does affected mean?

Definitions for affected
əˈfɛk tɪdaf·fect·ed

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word affected.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. affected(adj)

    acted upon; influenced

  2. affected, unnatural(adj)

    speaking or behaving in an artificial way to make an impression

  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"

Wiktionary

  1. affected(Noun)

    Someone affected, as by a disease.

  2. affected(Adjective)

    influenced or changed by something

    The affected compass was impossible to use, so we got lost.

  3. affected(Adjective)

    simulated in order to impress

    He spoke with an affected English accent.

  4. affected(Adjective)

    Emotionally moved; touched.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Affected

    of Affect

  2. Affected

    regarded with affection; beloved

  3. Affected

    inclined; disposed; attached

  4. Affected

    given to false show; assuming or pretending to possess what is not natural or real

  5. Affected

    assumed artificially; not natural

  6. Affected

    made up of terms involving different powers of the unknown quantity; adfected; as, an affected equation

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. affected

    An algebraic term for an equation in which the unknown quantity rises to two or more several powers.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'affected' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1905

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'affected' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2906

How to pronounce affected?

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

How to say affected in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of affected in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of affected in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of affected in a Sentence

  1. Christian Democrats polled poorly:

    That disrespects those affected.

  2. Ben Pickering:

    Children will be affected in many ways. Physical injuries. Separated from families.

  3. Chipiliro Khamula:

    Most of the displaced families are living in camps, so far, a total of 187 camps have been established in the affected districts.

  4. Marian Anderson:

    Leadership should be born out of the understanding of the needs of those who would be affected by it.

  5. Josh Duggar:

    Twelve years ago, as a young teenager I acted inexcusably for which I am extremely sorry and deeply regret. I hurt others, including my family and close friends, i confessed this to my parents who took several steps to help me address the situation. We spoke with the authorities where I confessed my wrongdoing and my parents arranged for me and those affected by my actions to receive counseling.

Images & Illustrations of affected

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