Definitions for affected
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word affected.
acted upon; influenced
speaking or behaving in an artificial way to make an impression
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"
Someone affected, as by a disease.
influenced or changed by something
The affected compass was impossible to use, so we got lost.
simulated in order to impress
He spoke with an affected English accent.
Emotionally moved; touched.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from affect.
No marvel then if he were ill affected;
’Tis they have put him on the old man’s death,
To have th’ expence and waste of his revenues. William Shakespeare, King Lear.
He was assured, that the model they seemed affected to in their directory, was not like to any of their foreign reformed churches now in the world. Edward Hyde.
These antick, lisping, affected phantasies, these new tuners of accents. William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet.
regarded with affection; beloved
inclined; disposed; attached
given to false show; assuming or pretending to possess what is not natural or real
assumed artificially; not natural
made up of terms involving different powers of the unknown quantity; adfected; as, an affected equation
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
An algebraic term for an equation in which the unknown quantity rises to two or more several powers.
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Rank popularity for the word 'affected' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1905
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Rank popularity for the word 'affected' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2906
The numerical value of affected in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of affected in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
The decline was related to a shortage of components. This affected production although it picked up again late in the month.
In reality, it's affected all of the Peruvian jungle.
Such a dangerous approaching maneuver seriously affected the flight safety of the Chinese military aircraft.
Long ago, we apologized for the conduct that occurred, immediately took steps to pay compensation to those affected, and updated and instituted substantial reforms in our business to ensure our governance is second to none, following a thorough and exhaustive investigation, and after many long trials, enquiries and proceedings, this matter has been concluded and the right decision has been taken.
We need to pay the most attention to those computers which weren't affected (by last week's attack), the virus is on them waiting for a signal. There are fingerprints on computers which didn't even use our product.
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