Affective Definition

ə-fĕktĭv
adjective
Of, or arising from, affects, or feelings; emotional.
Webster's New World

Influenced by or resulting from the emotions.

Affective gestures and facial expressions.
American Heritage Medicine

Concerned with or arousing feelings or emotions; emotional.

Affective therapy.
American Heritage Medicine

The definition of affective is something that evokes feelings, or emotional actions or actions driven by feelings.

An example of something that would be described as affective is an opera.
YourDictionary

Relating to, resulting from, or influenced by the emotions.

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Origin of Affective

  • From Medieval Latin affectivus, from Latin affectus, past participle of afficere (“to affect”)

    From Wiktionary

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