Affected vs Ceremonial - What's the difference?

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Affected is a related term of ceremonial.

As adjectives the difference between affected and ceremonial

is that affected is influenced or changed by something while ceremonial is ceremonial.

As a noun affected

is someone , as by a disease.

As a verb affected

is (affect).




(en adjective)
  • influenced or changed by something
  • The affected compass was impossible to use, so we got lost.
  • simulated in order to impress
  • He spoke with an affected English accent.
  • Emotionally moved; touched.
  • (algebra, archaic) adfected
  • an affected equation
  • Resulting from a mostly negative physical effect or transformation
  • See also

    * affectation


    (en noun)
  • Someone , as by a disease.
  • Verb

  • (affect)
  • The thunderstorm affected the compass, and we got lost.

    See also

    * effected



    Alternative forms



    (en adjective)
  • Of, relating to, or used in a ceremony; ritual or formal.
  • * Hallam
  • Ceremonial observances and outward show.
  • (archaic) Observant of forms; ceremonious.
  • (Donne)
  • * Dryden
  • He moves in the dull ceremonial track.


    (en noun)
  • A ceremony, or series of ceremonies, prescribed by ritual.