affecting

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
affect

Third-person singular
affects

Past tense
affected

Past participle
affected

Present participle
affecting

  1. The present participle of affect.

Adjective[change]

Positive
affecting

Comparative
more affecting

Superlative
most affecting

  1. If something is affecting, it makes you feel strong feelings, especially sadness or pity.
    It was very affecting to see the tears of disappointment in his eyes.

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