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unaffected

adjective uk   /ˌʌn.əˈfek.tɪd/ us  

unaffected adjective (NOT CHANGED)

C2 not influenced, harmed, or interrupted in any way: The west of the city was largely unaffected by the bombing. It is hoped that train services on the main lines will be unaffected by today's industrial action.

unaffected adjective (SINCERE)

approving natural and sincere in your behaviour: For someone who has spent 40 years in show business she remains remarkably unaffected by it all.
unaffectedly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
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