What does affected mean?

Definitions for affected
əˈfɛk tɪdaf·fect·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. affectedadjective

    acted upon; influenced

  2. affected, unnaturaladjective

    speaking or behaving in an artificial way to make an impression

  3. moved(p), affected, stirred, touchedadjective

    being excited or provoked to the expression of an emotion

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

Wiktionary

  1. affectednoun

    Someone affected, as by a disease.

  2. affectedadjective

    influenced or changed by something

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

  3. affectedadjective

    simulated in order to impress

    He spoke with an affected English accent.

  4. affectedadjective

    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

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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. The Queen:

    I have been saddened by the destruction and major disruption caused by volcanic eruptions in recent days, and my thoughts are with the many people and families who have been evacuated from their homes, and whose livelihoods have been affected, i send my thanks to the emergency services and all those involved in the relief effort.

  2. Steve Rolles:

    They are in a double tier of vulnerability in that they're more likely to get the virus and they're more likely to be affected negatively by it, so there's a big responsibility, I think, on society to look after and protect those populations.

  3. Mike McCaul:

    It is my hope that those affected by this terrorist attack will find a sense of justice that has been denied for too long. I urge President Obama to sign this legislation honoring our heroes and their families.

  4. Li Xigen:

    They know the seriousness of the situation and the possible consequences, and they don't want the media coverage to bring any kind of extra damage, later, as the situation gets worse, if the people are actually affected with their jobs, with prices ... that may become real anger, and if the media do anything to stir up that kind of anger it will cause some kind of very bad consequences.

  5. Sergio Cabanas:

    It's a river of lava that overflowed its banks and affected the El Rodeo village. There are injured, burned and dead people, we have 7 confirmed dead, 4 adults and 3 kids, who were already taken to the morgue.

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