Affect synonyms

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To have an effect upon
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To transfer from (one conveyance) to another:
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To affect by gentle action; to exert an influence upon; to modify, bias, or sway; to persuade or induce.
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To modify is to make a change or alteration.
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To obtain by concession or request:
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(Proscribed) To influence; to affect; to have an impact on.
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To profess is to declare something, often out loud.
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To achieve or imitate the characteristics or effect of
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(Ergative) To change (to be changed) from a solid state to a liquid state, usually by a gradual heat.
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To take upon oneself; venture:
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(Dated) To change the place of in any manner; to move.
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To swing or move from side to side or to and fro
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To be disposed of by sale:
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The definition of assume is to formulate or verbalize an idea for which there is no evidence.
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To fabricate:
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To visit often.
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To dispose (someone) to have a certain preference or opinion or to take a course of action:
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To cause (someone) pain, suffering or distress.
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To be in action so as to produce an effect; act; function; work
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A mark or pattern of influence produced by someone or something; an impression:
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A mild attack:
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(Sports) To deceive (an opponent) with a fake. Often used with out.
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To take on or give a false appearance of
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To sham is defined as to pretend to be something you are not or to disguise something.
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To seem to
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In a true manner; truly, truthfully, accurately, etc.
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To change or make different; modify:
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To change the condition, nature, or function of; convert
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To act decisively on the basis of information received or deduced.
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To shape, form or improve something
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(Physics) To produce (an electric current or a magnetic charge) by induction.
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To have an effect upon
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To cause anxiety or uneasiness in:
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(Archaic) To concern or affect.
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To have an effect upon
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To attack:
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The definition of impair is to hinder or weaken something.
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To do harm to; hurt, damage, etc.
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To start work on with purpose and vigor:
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To help or assist, particularly in an emotional sense.
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To attack or afflict suddenly or severely
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(Intransitive, colloquial) To catch on, do well; to become popular.
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To cause to take action:
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To have an effect upon
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To start but not carry out (an action) as a means of deceiving or intimidating another:
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To counterfeit is defined as to produce a fake version of something.
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To cultivate is designed as to prepare land to grow something or to nurture and cause growth, either literally or figuratively.
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To deal out; to assign to a use.
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(Figurative) To enfold, to include (ideas, principles, etc.); to encompass.
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(Dated) To imagine, suppose.
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To cause to change intentions, actions, etc. [to turn someone from his purpose]
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To be relevant to.
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To be relevant to.
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(Idiomatic) to briefly mention.
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Dissemble is defined as to hide or be dishonest about your true motives, feelings or beliefs.
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To envelop, enfold, entangle, or embarrass.
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To relate or refer to; concern:
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Synonym Study

  • Sway emphasizes influence intended to turn a person from a given course threats will not sway us See also syn. study at pretend.
  • Touch and the stronger move , as considered here, are both applied to the arousing of sympathy or other emotion, but move also denotes influencing so as to bring about a change or a show of feeling his story moved me to tears
  • Impress is used of that which produces a deep or lasting effect on the mind
  • To influence is to affect in such a way as to produce a change in action, thought, nature, or behavior to influence legislation
  • her death affected us deeply
  • Affect implies the producing of an effect strong enough to evoke a reaction interest rates affect housing sales
Find another word for affect. In this page you can discover 74 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for affect, like: impact on, change, influence, modify, get, impact, profess, simulate, depend on, melt and pretend.