adverb see affected

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Affectedly — Af*fect ed*ly, adv. 1. In an affected manner; hypocritically; with more show than reality. [1913 Webster] 2. Lovingly; with tender care. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • affectedly — affected ► ADJECTIVE ▪ artificial and designed to impress. DERIVATIVES affectedly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • affectedly — See affected2. * * * …   Universalium

  • affectedly — adverb In an affected manner. See Also: affect, affectation …   Wiktionary

  • affectedly — adv. in a studied and insincere manner; artificially, unnaturally, pretentiously; in a simulated manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • affectedly — af·fect·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • affectedly — See: affected …   English dictionary

  • affectedly — adverb in an affected manner • Derived from adjective: ↑affected …   Useful english dictionary

  • hoity-toity — Affectedly genteel, pretentiously self important, unduly proud. She is one hoity toity bitch …   Dictionary of american slang

  • goody goody — affectedly self righteous person …   English contemporary dictionary

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