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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 periodicals archive ?
The affective priming effect is typically defined as a faster reaction time (RT) to the target on congruent than on incongruent trials (that is, an affective congruency effect, e.
Coupled with evidence of affective congruency effects with subliminally presented primes (Hermans, Spruyt, De Houwer, Eelen, 2003), this sensitivity to SOA duration seems to suggest that affective priming effects are a consequence of the automatic and unintentional activation of affective valence.
In other words, where there is no positive affective congruency, there is no congruency.