Affecting and Inspirational


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Affecting adjective – Having the power to affect the feelings or sympathies.
Usage example: the affecting final scene in the play, when the children are reunited with their father

Inspirational and affecting are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Inspirational" instead an adjective "Affecting".
Nearby Words: affect, affected, affection, affectation, affective
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Inspirational adjective – Imparting a divine influence on the mind and soul.
Affecting and inspirational are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Affecting" instead an adjective "Inspirational".
Nearby Words: inspire, inspiration, inspirator
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