Significado de “affectation” - Diccionario inglés

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affectation en inglés británico

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affectationnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌæf.ekˈteɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌæf.ekˈteɪ.ʃən/ disapproving

behaviour or speech that is not sincere:

She has so many little affectations.
His manner reeks of affectation.
"It doesn't concern me," he said with an affectation of nonchalance.

(Definición de affectation de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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affectationnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˌæf·ekˈteɪ·ʃən/

speech or behavior that is not natural or sincere and is used to produce a certain effect:

[ C ] She has many annoying little affectations.

(Definición de affectation de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)