Definition of 'affecting'
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They did come, my lord,' said Rakewell, affecting a serious tone. THE RIVAL QUEENS: A COUNTESS ASHBY DE LA ZOUCHE MYSTERY (2002)I wonder how this disaster is affecting her famous detachment. THE KINDEST USE A KNIFE (2002)Dorothy was saying: `There is something so affecting about weddings. THE BLACK OPAL (2002)
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