adjective af·feir·ing \ə-ˈfir-iŋ\

Definition of affeiring


  1. :  pertaining, befitting

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Origin and Etymology of affeiring

from present participle of obsolete English affeir to pertain, be proper, from Middle English afferen, affieren, from Middle French afferir, aferir, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin afferire, alteration of Latin afferre

First Known Use: 1545

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a trip made at another's expense

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