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af·fec·tive

 (ə-fĕk′tĭv)
adj. Psychology
1. Influenced by or resulting from the emotions.
2. Concerned with or arousing feelings or emotions; emotional.

af·fec′tive·ly adv.
af′fec·tiv′i·ty (ăf′ĕk-tĭv′ĭ-tē) n.

affective

(əˈfɛktɪv)
adj
1. (Psychology) psychol relating to affects
2. concerned with or arousing the emotions or affection
affectivity, afˈfectiveness n

af•fec•tive

(ˈæf ɛk tɪv)

adj.
1. caused by or expressing emotion or feeling; emotional.
2. causing emotion or feeling.
[1540–50; < Medieval Latin]
af′fec•tive•ly, adv.
af•fec•tiv•i•ty (ˌæf ɛkˈtɪv ɪ ti) n.

affective

- Describing the emotional meaning of an utterance.
See also related terms for utterance.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.affective - characterized by emotionaffective - characterized by emotion    
emotional - of more than usual emotion; "his behavior was highly emotional"

affective

adjective
Relating to, arising from, or appealing to the emotions:
Translations
affektiv

affective

[əˈfektɪv] ADJafectivo

affective

adj (Psych) → affektiv

af·fec·tive

a. afectivo-a;
___ disorderstrastornos ___ -s;
___ symptomssíntomas ___ -s.
References in classic literature ?
A third class within this category is that of affective qualities and affections.
Similarly heat and cold are called affective qualities, not because those things which admit them are affected.
Whiteness and blackness, however, and the other colours, are not said to be affective qualities in this sense, but -because they themselves are the results of an affection.
In like manner there are affective qualities and affections of the soul.
For instance, those which describe lowly, peaceful, and affectionate home life; those which deal with love, in any and all forms, from mere kindly feeling and honest good will toward the passing stranger, clear up to courtship; those which deal with outdoor Nature, in its softest and loveliest aspects--with meadows and forests, and birds and flowers, the fragrance and sunshine of summer, and the moonlight of peaceful winter nights; in a word, those which deal with any and all forms of rest, respose, and peace; those also which deal with the creatures and marvels of fairyland; and lastly and chiefly, in those words which express pathos, is the language surpassingly rich and affective.
these findings suggest that oscillatory rhythms, their co-modulation across frequency bands, spike-phase correlations, spike population dynamics, and other patterns might be useful drivers of therapeutic development for treatment of cognitive, social, or affective symptoms in neuropsychiatric disorders.
ABSTRACT: This study aimed to determine the influence of ethical work climate on work engagement among Malaysian secondary school teachers and the role of affective well-being as moderator.
Player and Avatar: The Affective Potential of Videogames
The focus in affective events theory (AET) is on the reasons for, processes involved in, and results of employees' emotional reactions in the workplace (Duan, Fu, Tian, & Kong, 2011).
Introduction: The objective of this study was to investigate affective temperaments of parents of children with ADHD and the relationship between ADHD and affective temperaments.
HANDS-ON experience of working with experimental, interactive systems will be at the heart of the new MSc in Affective Computing at Wrexham Glyndwr University.
The purpose of the present study was to compare acute feelings of pleasure/displeasure (FP7) during a resistance training session at self-selected intensity to the overall affective responses (i.