What does the word affected mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Affectedly.

  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Acted upon; influenced; moved emotionally.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Showing affectation; inclined; frequented; unnatural.

Usage examples for affected

  1. Robert was deeply affected at the account of the illness of his cousin- was in tears before he could end the letter. – The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2) by Frederic G. Kenyon
  2. Mr. Bradlaugh was deeply affected. – Prisoner for Blasphemy by G. W. [George William] Foote
  3. She had an affected manner. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones