Affected vs. Effected

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  • Effected (verb)

    simple past tense and past participle of effect

  • Effected (adjective)

    Modified by effects.

  • Affected (adjective)

    influenced or touched by an external factor

    “affected areas”

  • Affected (adjective)

    artificial, pretentious, and designed to impress

    “the gesture appeared both affected and stagy”

  • Affected (adjective)

    disposed or inclined in a specified way

    “you might become differently affected towards him”

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