Usage examples for affecting

  1. He rose stiffly from where he sat among his friends, conscious from their expressions that they knew he had arrived at a decision affecting them all. – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  2. By his appointment a friend of these corporations became a member of the cabinet, and an important ally is present whenever questions affecting their interests are discussed in executive council. – Monopolies and the People by D. C. Cloud
  3. They stayed in their camp, affecting to be ignorant of what was happening. – Last Words by Stephen Crane