af-

to, towards

Usage

  • affiliation

    If you have an affiliation with a group or another person, you are officially involved or connected with them.

  • affable

    An affable person is pleasant, friendly, and easy to talk to.

  • affront

    You affront someone by openly and intentionally offending or insulting him.

  • affliction

    An affliction is something that causes pain and mental suffering, especially a medical condition.

  • affluence

    Affluence is the state of having a lot of money and many possessions, granting one a high economic standard of living.

  • affinity

    When you have an affinity for something, you have a natural liking for or connection to it.

  • affirmation

    An affirmation is a declaration or confirmation that something is true.

  • affected

    When someone acts in an affected manner, it is not genuine or real but rather is artificial and unnatural.

  • affection

    Affection is a feeling of love, liking, or caring shown towards someone.

  • affect(n.)

    the conscious subjective aspect of feeling or emotion

  • affect(v.)

    have an effect upon

  • affectation

    a deliberate pretense or exaggerated display

  • affiliate(n.)

    a subordinate or subsidiary associate

  • affiliate(v.)

    keep company with

  • affirm

    establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts

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