affined

adjective af·fined \ a-ˈfīnd , ə- \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of affined

1 : joined in a close relationship : connected
2 : bound by obligation

Origin and Etymology of affined

probably borrowed from Middle French affiné, past participle of affiner "to enter into a relationship (with)" (verbal derivative of affin "spouse, relative by marriage"), with translated as 1-ed — more at 1affine


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