Unaffectedness
Unaffected Un`af*fect"ed, a. 1. Not affected or moved; destitute of affection or emotion; uninfluenced. [1913 Webster]

A poor, cold, unspirited, unmannered, Unhonest, unaffected, undone fool. --J. Fletcher. [1913 Webster]

2. Free from affectation; plain; simple; natural; real; sincere; genuine; as, unaffected sorrow. [1913 Webster] -- {Un`af*fect"ed*ly}, adv. -- {Un`af*fect"ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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