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of, caused by, or expressing emotion or feeling; emotional.
causing emotion or feeling.
Historical Examples

Nor does he contribute much likely to be of permanent value in any part of the wide domain of affectivity.
A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis Sigmund Freud

(psychol) relating to affects
concerned with or arousing the emotions or affection

affective af·fec·tive (ə-fěk’tĭv)

Concerned with or arousing feelings or emotions; emotional.

Influenced by or resulting from the emotions, as of a psychological disorder.


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