AFFECT definition and meaning | Collins English Dictionary
WebNov 28, 2023 · SYNONYMS 1. influence, sway; modify, alter. 2. touch, stir. USAGE affect1 and effect, each both noun and verb, share the sense of “influence,” and because of their similarity in pronunciation are sometimes confused in writing. As a verb affect1 means “to act on” or “to move” ( His words affected the crowd so deeply that many wept ...
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