affected

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

affected (comparative more affected, superlative most affected)

  1. influenced or changed by something
    The affected compass was impossible to use, so we got lost.
  2. simulated in order to impress
    He spoke with an affected English accent.
  3. Emotionally moved; touched.
  4. (algebra, archaic) adfected
    an affected equation

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Noun[edit]

affected (plural affecteds)

  1. Someone affected, as by a disease.

Verb[edit]

affected

  1. simple past tense and past participle of affect
    The thunderstorm affected the compass, and we got lost.

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