Part of speech:
Making claims, explicit or implicit, to some distinction, importance, dignity, or excellence
Open to two or more interpretations and often intended to conceal the truth.
Slyly deceptive or misleading, typically by means of a pretense of ignorance or unawareness
Affected is defined as a situation when something impacts you or is something that was directed towards you and resulted in some emotional or other change in you.
Being a hypocrite:
hesitant to state facts or opinions simply and directly as from e.g. timidity or hypocrisy
Not sincere; deceptive or hypocritical; not to be trusted
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