Synonyms and Antonyms of affecting

  1. having the power to affect the feelings or sympathies <the affecting final scene in the play, when the children are reunited with their father> Synonyms moving, emotional, impactful, impressive, poignant, stirring, touchingRelated Words eloquent, expressive, meaningful, significant; demonstrative, excitable, feeling, passionate, responsive, sensitive; exciting, inspirational, provoking, rousing, stimulating; dramatic, histrionic, melodramatic, theatrical (also theatric); catharticNear Antonyms cold, cool, detached, dispassionate, emotionless; deadpanAntonyms unaffecting, unemotional, unimpressive

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