What does affecting mean?

Definitions for affectingəˈfɛk tɪŋ

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. affecting, poignant, touching(adj)

    arousing affect

    "the homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene"; "poignant grief cannot endure forever"; "his gratitude was simple and touching"


  1. affecting(Adjective)

    Producing strong feelings and emotions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Affecting

    of Affect

  2. Affecting(adj)

    moving the emotions; fitted to excite the emotions; pathetic; touching; as, an affecting address; an affecting sight

  3. Affecting(adj)

    affected; given to false show

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'affecting' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4721


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of affecting in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of affecting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alliah Smith:

    We don't want this affecting us, even though it is.

  2. Glenn Straub:

    What you guys are doing is affecting a lot of people's lives.

  3. Judge Statom:

    He was standing there like it wasn’t affecting him in any way.

  4. Norwegian Foreign Minister Boerge Brende:

    Climate change is affecting the migration patterns of fish stocks.

  5. Chancellor Tom George:

    Misplaced though it may be, it is a perception affecting the community and UMSL.

Images & Illustrations of affecting

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