Affecting: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Synonyms Hypernym Verb Group
involve 56 Connect closely and often incriminatingly This new ruling affects your business Verb No Data refer No Data
affect 43 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb No Data change No Data
strike 16 Have an emotional or cognitive impact upon This child impressed me as unusually mature, This behavior struck me as odd Verb No Data No Data Hit, Motivate
pretend 12 Make believe with the intent to deceive He feigned that he was ill, He shammed a headache Verb No Data misrepresent Make
regard 12 Connect closely and often incriminatingly This new ruling affects your business Verb No Data refer No Data
affect 11 Act physically on; have an effect upon the medicine affects my heart rate Verb No Data change No Data
impress 9 Have an emotional or cognitive impact upon This child impressed me as unusually mature, This behavior struck me as odd Verb No Data No Data Hit, Motivate
affect 4 Connect closely and often incriminatingly This new ruling affects your business Verb No Data refer No Data
affect 4 Make believe with the intent to deceive He feigned that he was ill, He shammed a headache Verb No Data misrepresent Make
poignant 3 Arousing affect the homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene, poignant grief cannot endure forever, his gratitude was simple and touching Adjective moving No Data No Data
move 3 Have an emotional or cognitive impact upon This child impressed me as unusually mature, This behavior struck me as odd Verb No Data No Data Hit, Motivate
touching 3 Arousing affect the homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene, poignant grief cannot endure forever, his gratitude was simple and touching Adjective moving No Data No Data
touch 3 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb No Data change No Data
bear on 2 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb No Data change No Data
feign 1 Make believe with the intent to deceive He feigned that he was ill, He shammed a headache Verb No Data misrepresent Make
dissemble 1 Make believe with the intent to deceive He feigned that he was ill, He shammed a headache Verb No Data misrepresent Make
bear upon 1 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb No Data change No Data
impact 0 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb No Data change No Data
affect 0 Have an emotional or cognitive impact upon This child impressed me as unusually mature, This behavior struck me as odd Verb No Data No Data Hit, Motivate
touch on 0 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb No Data change No Data
affecting 0 Arousing affect the homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene, poignant grief cannot endure forever, his gratitude was simple and touching Adjective moving No Data No Data
sham 0 Make believe with the intent to deceive He feigned that he was ill, He shammed a headache Verb No Data misrepresent Make
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How many meanings does the word "Affecting" have?

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The word "Affecting" has 22 meanings. The most frequent meaning is involve.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Affecting"?

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The word "Affecting" has 360 hyponyms which are: apply, focus on, involve, matter to, accelerate, acerbate, acetylate, achromatize, activate, adjust, affect, age, alchemize, alcoholize, alkalinize, allegorize, alter, americanize, angulate, animize, antiquate, antique, archaize, arterialize, ash, assimilate, automatize, awaken, barb, barbarize, bestialize, better, blind, blister, blunt, blur, boil, break, break down, brighten, bring, brutalize, bubble, calcify, camp, capture, cause to sleep, centralize, change intensity, change taste, charge, chasten, check, circularize, civilize, clarify, classicize, clean, clear, clot, cloud, coarsen, cohere, color, commercialize, communize, commute, complicate, condense, confuse, constitutionalize, contaminate, conventionalize, convert, cook, cool, corrupt, counterchange, crack, cry, customize, damage, darken, de-emphasize, deaden, deaminate, decarboxylate, decelerate, decentralize, decimalize, decorate, decrease, decrepitate, deflate, deform, dehydrogenate, demagnetize, demist, democratize, demonize, demulsify, demythologize, denationalize, denaturalize, denature, deodorize, depersonalize, depolarize, desensitize, destabilize, detransitivize, devalue, develop, devilize, digitize, dinge, dirty, disable, discolor, disharmonize, disintegrate, disorder, disqualify, dissimilate, dissolve, diversify, dizzy, domesticate, dope, draw, dry, dull, dynamize, ease up, edit, embrittle, empty, emulsify, enable, end, equal, eroticize, estrange, etherealize, etiolate, europeanize, evaporate, even, excite, extend, exteriorize, fatten, feminize, fertilize, fill, fix, flatten, flocculate, freeze, frenchify, full, gelatinize, glamorize, glorify, habituate, harmonize, harshen, heat, hue, humanize, humble, hydrogenate, immaterialize, immortalize, inactivate, incandesce, increase, indispose, industrialize, inflate, inform, inseminate, insulate, intensify, internationalize, introvert, invalidate, invert, iodinate, ionate, islamize, isomerize, laicize, legitimate, lend, liberalize, lifehack, lift, liquefy, loosen, louden, lower, lubricate, magnetize, make, mark, masculinize, mechanize, militarize, mince, mix, morph, muddy, mythologize, nationalize, naturalize, nazify, neutralize, nick, normalize, obfuscate, obscure, occidentalize, officialize, opacify, opalize, opsonize, orientalize, ossify, outmode, oxidize, oxygenize, paganize, pall, parallel, patent, personalize, piggyback, plasticize, poison, polarize, politicize, port, professionalize, proof, prostrate, purify, put, radicalize, rarefy, rationalize, recombine, recommend, reconstruct, refine, reflate, reform, refresh, relax, remodel, restore, revolutionize, right, ripen, romanticize, round off, rusticate, sanitize, saponify, saturate, sauce, schematize, scramble, sensitize, sentimentalize, set, sexualize, shade, shake, shallow, shape, sharpen, shift, shorten, simplify, slenderize, smut, sober, socialize, soften, solemnize, solvate, spice, spike, sputter, stabilize, stain, steepen, stiffen, still, straighten, strengthen, string, substitute, suburbanize, supercharge, supple, suspend, sweeten, switch, symmetrize, synchronize, tame, tender, tense, territorialize, thicken, think, tighten, tone down, touch, transaminate, transfigure, transform, transitivize, translate, transmute, transpose, turn, turn back, uglify, unclutter, uniformize, unite, unsanctify, unscramble, unsex, untie, untune, urbanize, validate, variegate, vascularize, ventilate, verbify, vesiculate, visualize, vitalize, vitrify, vivify, volatilize, vulgarise, warm, weaken, weaponize, wet, widen, worsen, falsify, feign.

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Is the word "Affecting" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Affecting" has a maximum frequency of 56.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Affecting"?

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The word "Affecting" has 1 synonyms which are: moving.

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