Translation of affected in Spanish:

affected

afectado, adj.

Pronunciation /əˈfɛktəd/ /əˈfɛktɪd/

adjective

  • 1

    (false)
    (accent/manner/person) afectado
    (interest/grief) fingido
    • The character is all Ivy-league pretensions and affected accent.
    • I mean, if there's anything more affected than a fake accent, it's pretending you don't know you're doing it.
    • Mercifully, they have more or less avoided the affected, fake English accents that plagued the sub-genre.
    • It is simplicity in a pudding bowl, and the tradition of a final splash of whisky on top is neither an affected nor over-elaborate addition.
    • But I'm afraid I detected a kind of affected pose in the presentation of the idea.
    • Maybe it was an affected statesman-like pose for the television cameras.
    • The accent and intonation were near perfect, and there was no sign of affected or artificial delivery.
    • His concern that members will lose faith in liberal democracy is affected and false.
    • What she actually offers is a load of manufactured pop songs, sung in a slightly affected posh voice.
    • Everyone immediately went back to what they were doing in a rather false and affected way.
  • 2

    (by disease, pollution, decision)
    (area/organ) afectado
    the worst-/least-affected group el grupo más/menos afectado
    • People have been warned not to touch the water in affected areas.
    • The crystals inside the joint cause intense pain whenever the affected area is moved.
    • For all external uses, apply turmeric powder directly to the affected area every two hours, using a clean cloth.
    • The affected area may feel hot and be sensitive to the touch.
    • This is achieved by applying sustained external pressure to the affected lower extremity.
    • The Admiral is also directing buses to the affected areas to help us move our people out.
    • Using a lotion on the affected area will help the skin soften and lighten up.
    • If the affected area becomes red, warm, or tender to the touch, notify your child's doctor.
    • Whether you live in the affected area or not is irrelevant.
    • Soon the affected area was hit by a severe drought.
    • The United Nations is saying that 20 per cent of affected areas are yet to be assessed by any aid teams.
    • The authorities had blocked huge areas around the affected Tube stations.
    • We're coordinating with local parish officials in the affected areas to provide whatever logistical help we can.
    • Many of them have very personal connections to the affected area.
    • And we're working to assist the school districts that have taken in students from the affected areas.
    • The situation in all of the affected areas remains very dangerous.
    • A lot of the affected areas are driven by tourism.
    • This problem was anticipated in the affected areas.
    • The patient's cervical spine is placed in extension and the head rotated toward the affected shoulder.
    • This bill does go some way towards assisting the affected farmers.