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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. -Touching or (emotionally) moving

Usage examples (41)
  • The homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene
  • Verb (used with object) : Cold weather affected the crops. ,The music affected him deeply
  • Noun : Restricted, flat, or blunted affect may be a symptom of mental illness, especially schizophrenia
  • Verb (used with object) : to affect knowledge of the situation. ,to affect a Southern accent. ,the peculiar costume he affected. ,to affect the... for more
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