noun. ['əˈfɛrz'] matters of personal concern.
- dirty linen
- personal business
- personal matters
- dirty laundry
Words that Rhyme with Affairs
Example sentences of the word affairs
1. Noun, plural
According to DivorceMag, only 46 percent of men think that having online affairs is classified as infidelity.
Quotes containing the word affairs
1. Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not; and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs.
- Christopher Morley
2. When people get married because they think it's a long-time love affair, they'll be divorced very soon, because all love affairs end in disappointment. But marriage is a recognition of a spiritual identity.
- Joseph Campbell
3. I had a friend where it turned out that she hated my guts, all through our friendship. I thought she was my best friend, and then, in high school, she turned on me and had sordid affairs with all of the people that I'd dated. It was less hurtful because I was in high school, so it was more like, 'What's wrong with you? Gross!'
- Mae Whitman
noun. ['əˈfɛrz'] transactions of professional or public interest.
- world affairs