Effort to appear to have a quality not really or fully possessed; pretense of actual possession; conspicuous artificiality of manner or appearance; effort to attract notice by falsehood, assumption, or any assumed peculiarity.

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* Affectation Effort to appear to have a quality not really or fully possessed; pretense of actual possession; conspicuous artificiality of manner or appearance; effort to attract notice by falsehood, assumption, or any assumed peculiarity.
apr* Beauty
makl* Blemish
* Fashion
* Fop Man or woman of fashion. Essive of fashion.
* Grace Good taste.
* Laughingstock Object and cause of ridicule.
orn* Ornament
* Ridicule
* Ridiculousness
psil* Simplicity
turp* Ugliness
* Vulgarity Bad taste.

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Affectation

Affectation; affectedness; acting a part; pretense (falsehood) [more], (ostentation) [more]; boasting [more].
Charlatanism, quackery, shallow profundity; pretension, airs, pedantry, purism, precisianism, euphuism; teratology (altiloquence) [more].
Mannerism, simagrée, grimace.
Conceit, foppery, dandyism, man millinery, coxcombry, puppyism.
Stiffness, formality, buckram; prudery, demureness, coquetry, mock modesty, minauderie, sentimentalism; mauvais honte, false shame.
Affector (agent), performer, actor; pedant, pedagogue, doctrinaire, purist, euphuist, mannerist; grimacier; lump of affectation, precieuse ridicule, bas bleu, blue stocking, poetaster; prig; Charlatan (deceiver) [more]; petit maitre (fop) [more]; flatterer [more]; coquette, prude, puritan.

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oq* Executive: To use/wield affectation.
or* Generative: To produce affectation.

os* Essive of having.
od* Dative agent: To give affectation (to).
end* Dative patient: To receive affectation (from).

ew* Abessive.
emp* Ablative agent: To take affectation (from).
olv* Ablative patient: To lose affectation (to/by).

aq* Means.
m* Result.

tr* Domain/scope.
ordj* Origin.
epj* Destination.