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adjective un·af·fect·ed \ˌən-ə-ˈfek-təd\

Simple Definition of unaffected

  • : not influenced or changed mentally, physically, or chemically

  • : genuine, sincere, or natural

Full Definition of unaffected

  1. 1 :  not influenced or changed mentally, physically, or chemically

  2. 2 :  free from affectation :  genuine

un·af·fect·ed·ly adverb
un·af·fect·ed·ness noun

Examples of unaffected

  1. They shortened the book when they made the movie, but the basic story remained unaffected.

  2. He has a friendly and unaffected manner.



Circa 1586

First Known Use of unaffected

circa 1586



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