Definition of Affair. Meaning of Affair. Synonyms of Affair
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Definition of Affair
AffairAffair Af*fair" ([a^]f*f[^a]r"), n. [OE. afere, affere, OF.
afaire, F. affaire, fr. a faire to do; L.. ad + facere to do.
See Fact, and cf. Ado.]
1. That which is done or is to be done; matter; concern; as,
a difficult affair to manage; business of any kind,
commercial, professional, or public; -- often in the
plural. ``At the head of affairs.' --Junius. ``A talent
for affairs.' --Prescott.
2. Any proceeding or action which it is wished to refer to or
characterize vaguely; as, an affair of honor, i. e., a
duel; an affair of love, i. e., an intrigue.
3. (Mil.) An action or engagement not of sufficient magnitude
to be called a battle.
4. Action; endeavor. [Obs.]
And with his best affair Obeyed the pleasure of the
5. A material object (vaguely designated).
A certain affair of fine red cloth much worn and
Meaning of Affair from wikipedia
- An affair
is a ****ual relationship, romantic
friendship, or p****ionate attachment between
two people without
person's significant other
- The Profumo affair
was a British political scandal
with a ****ual relationship
in 1961, between
John Profumo, the Secretary
- An Affair
(Korean: 정사; RR: Jeongsa) is a 1998 South Korean
film. The quiet
in love with her sister's fiancé was the seventh-highest-grossing...
- The Affair
, a ****ual relationship
or a romantic friendship
or p****ionate attachment between
The Dreyfus affair
, a political...
- The Dreyfus Affair
(French: l'affaire Dreyfus, pronounced [lafɛːʁ dʁɛfys]) was a political scandal
the Third French Republic
from 1894 until...
- An Affair
is a 1957 American romance
by Leo McCarey
- Family Affair
is an American sitcom
on CBS from September
12, 1966, to March
4, 1971. The series explored
of well-to-do engineer...
- The Iran–Contra affair
(Persian: ماجرای ایران-کنترا, Spanish: Caso Irán–Contra), po****rized in Iran as the McFarlane affair
, the Iran–Contra scandal...
- The Hamilton–Reynolds affair involved Secretary
of the Treasury Alexander
Hamilton, who had a 4 month affair
with Maria Reynolds during George
- The Affair
of the Diamond Necklace
was an incident
from 1784 through
1785 at the court
of King Louis
XVI of France involving
his wife, Queen Marie
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