Nouns (1)
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affect
n. the conscious subjective aspect of feeling or emotion
Verbs (19)
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affect
v. act physically on; have an effect upon; "the medicine affects my heart rate"
touch on, bear on, bear upon, touch, impact, affect
v. have an effect upon; "Will the new rules affect me?"
dissemble, affect, pretend, sham, feign
v. make believe with the intent to deceive; "He feigned that he was ill"; "He shammed a headache"
strike, move, impress, affect
v. have an emotional or cognitive impact upon; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd"
regard, affect, involve
v. connect closely and often incriminatingly; "This new ruling affects your business"
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Fuzzynyms (53)
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infect
v. corrupt with ideas or an ideology; "society was infected by racism"
modify
v. make less severe or harsh or extreme; "please modify this letter to make it more polite"; "he modified his views on same-gender marriage"
put over, get across
v. communicate successfully; "I couldn't get across the message"; "He put over the idea very well"
soak up, absorb, engross, plunge, engulf, immerse, steep
v. devote (oneself) fully to; "He immersed himself into his studies"
immerse, plunge
v. cause to be immersed; "The professor plunged his students into the study of the Italian text"
predetermine, bias
v. cause to be biased
weight, angle, slant
v. present with a bias; "He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders"
regulate, influence, mold, shape, determine
v. shape or influence; give direction to; "experience often determines ability"; "mold public opinion"
bias
v. influence in an unfair way; "you are biasing my choice by telling me yours"
provoke, raise, fire, evoke, kindle, enkindle, elicit, arouse
v. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
charge up, commove, turn on, excite, charge, rouse, agitate
v. cause to be agitated, excited, or roused; "The speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks"
whelm, sweep over, overtake, overcome, overpower, overwhelm
v. overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
exalt
v. raise in rank, character, or status; "exalted the humble shoemaker to the rank of King's adviser"
tilt, shift, wobble, careen
v. move sideways or in an unsteady way; "The ship careened out of control"
carry
v. compensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance; "I resent having to carry her all the time"
run into, encounter
v. be beset by; "The project ran into numerous financial difficulties"
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affect
Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
    1
  • Verbs
    19
  • Adverbs
    0
  • Adjectives
    0
Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    53
  • Synonyms
    0
  • Antonyms
    0

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