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noun. ['ˌæfɛkˈteɪʃən'] a deliberate pretense or exaggerated display.
- radical chic
Rhymes with Affectation
How do you pronounce affectation?
Pronounce affectation as ˌæfɛkˈteɪʃən.
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Sentences with affectation
1. Noun, singular or mass
The quill pen has existed for centuries and is now a romantic affectation of medieval times.
Quotes about affectation
1. Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to it--else it is none.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson