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affectverb act on, adficere, bear upon, cause to alter, cause to vary, change, commovere, conduce, exert influunce, have an effect upon, have influence, impress, induce, influence, introduce a change, make a change, play a direct part, prevail upon, produce a change, produce an effect, tangere, transfigure, work a change, work upon
Associated concepts: affect an action, affected with public interest, affecting a substantial right
See also: alter, appertain, apply, concern, dispose, emotion, fake, feign, influence, interest, involve, militate, modify, motivate, pertain, prejudice, pretend, prevail upon, profess, relate