Inspiring or capable of inspiring strong emotion; moving.
Origin of affecting
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Affecting Sentence Examples
The Other didn't notice him, perhaps because of the strange issues affecting magic.
A'Ran met her blows gently, redirecting them without affecting her balance.
In one important particular, however, affecting the primary construction of the material, there can no longer be any doubt.
Kutuzov, affecting the manners of an old soldier at the front, gave the command "Attention!" and rode up to the Emperors with a salute.
The sovereigns saw that wealth was beginning to flow in to the new tribunals by means of fines and confiscations; and they obliged Torquemada to take as assessors five persons who would represent them in all matters affecting the royal prerogatives.