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English definition of “unaffected”


adjective (SINCERE)    /ˌʌn.əˈfek.tɪd/ approving
natural and sincere in your behaviour : For someone who has spent 40 years in show business she remains remarkably unaffected by it all.Natural and artificial unaffectedly     /-li/ adverb Natural and artificial
(Definition of unaffected adjective (SINCERE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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