afectar

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin affectāre, present active infinitive of affectō. See also the doublet afaitar.

Verb[edit]

afectar ‎(first-person singular present afecto, past participle afectat)

  1. to feign, to pretend
  2. to play dumb

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

afectar ‎(first-person singular present indicative afecto, past participle afectado)

  1. Superseded spelling of afetar.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin affectāre, present active infinitive of affectō. See also the doublets afeitar and ahechar.

Verb[edit]

afectar ‎(first-person singular present afecto, first-person singular preterite afecté, past participle afectado)

  1. to have an effect on, to affect
  2. to feign, to affect
  3. to speak or act insincerely, to adopt an affectation
  4. to upset, to affect emotionally,
  5. to be affected by an action

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