AFFECT MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Affect Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To act upon; to produce an effect or change upon.
  2. (v. t.) To love; to regard with affection.
  3. (v. t.) To influence or move, as the feelings or passions; to touch.
  4. (v. t.) To assign; to appoint.
  5. (v. t.) To make a show of; to put on a pretense of; to feign; to assume; as, to affect ignorance.
  6. (n.) Affection; inclination; passion; feeling; disposition.
  7. (v. t.) To show a fondness for; to like to use or practice; to choose; hence, to frequent habitually.
  8. (v. t.) To dispose or incline.
  9. (v. t.) To tend to by affinity or disposition.
  10. (v. t.) To aim at; to aspire; to covet.
  11. (n.) The emotional complex associated with an idea or mental state. In hysteria, the affect is sometimes entirely dissociated, sometimes transferred to another than the original idea.


Synonyms:
Dissemble, Feign, Impact, Impress, Involve, Move, Pretend, Regard, Sham, Strike, Touch,

• Affectionate Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Proceeding from affection; indicating love; tender; as, the affectionate care of a parent; affectionate countenance, message, language.
  2. (a.) Strongly inclined; -- with to.
  3. (a.) Having affection or warm regard; loving; fond; as, an affectionate brother.
  4. (a.) Kindly inclined; zealous.


Synonyms:
Caring, Fond, Lovesome, Tender, Warm,

• Affectedness Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Affectation.


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