Affectuous

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Affectuous Full of passion or emotion; earnest.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • affectuous Marked by passion or affection; earnest; affectionate; affecting: as, “made such affectuous labour,” Fabian, vii.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. affectuous,: cf. F. affectueux,. See Affect

Usage

In literature:

Ideoque imperitis quoque, si modo sint aliquo affectu concitati, verba non desunt.
"The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Vol. II." by William Wordsworth
And thenne ye maye serue God deuowtly in sayenge affectuously youre custumable prayer.
"Library Of The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol 4" by Charles Dudley Warner
Ideoque imperitis quoque, si modo sint aliquo affectu concitati, verba non desunt.
"The Prose Works of William Wordsworth" by William Wordsworth
Wherewith the knyght somewhat recomforted, thanked him very affectuously.
"The Palace of Pleasure" by William Painter
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