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Inspiring or capable of inspiring strong emotion; moving. See Synonyms at moving.
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evoking feelings of pity, sympathy, or pathos; moving
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moving or stirring the feelings or emotions.
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|Adj.||1.||affecting - arousing affect; "the homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene"; "poignant grief cannot endure forever"; "his gratitude was simple and touching"|
moving - arousing or capable of arousing deep emotion; "she laid her case of destitution before him in a very moving letter"- N. Hawthorne
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adjective emotionally moving, touching, sad, pathetic, poignant, saddening, pitiful, pitiable, piteous one of the most affecting pieces of the film
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affecting[əˈfɛktɪŋ] adj (= moving, touching) [drama, story, piece of music] → touchant(e), émouvant(e)
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adj → rührend
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affecting[əˈfɛktɪŋ] adj (liter) (scene, story) → toccante
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