affectedness affectedness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the quality of being false or artificial (as to impress others)
  2. (n) a deliberate pretense or exaggerated display

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Or maybe it was when Simon chided him for taking off his glasses in one performance--"It's not you"--which summed up the scent of affectedness he gave off.
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