unaffected Definition

  • 1not influenced or changed emotionally, mentally, or physically
  • 2not touched or altered by something

Using unaffected: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "unaffected" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She remained unaffected by the criticism.

  • Example

    The storm left the house unaffected.

  • Example

    His decision was unaffected by the opinions of others.

unaffected Synonyms and Antonyms

Phrases with unaffected

  • an area that has not been impacted by a natural disaster or other event


    The town center was an unaffected area during the hurricane.

  • a way of behaving that shows no signs of being influenced by emotions or external factors


    Despite the chaos around her, she maintained an unaffected manner.

  • something that has not been changed or affected by the passage of time


    The ancient ruins were still standing, seemingly unaffected by time.


Summary: unaffected in Brief

The term 'unaffected' [ˌʌnəˈfektɪd] refers to something that is not influenced or changed emotionally, mentally, or physically. It can also mean something that is not touched or altered by something. Examples include 'She remained unaffected by the criticism,' and 'The storm left the house unaffected.' Phrases like 'unaffected area' and 'unaffected manner' extend the meaning to specific contexts.

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