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affectation
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Wuthering Heights
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  • I desire an explanation: playing and trifling are completely banished out of my mind; and I can’t dance attendance on your affectations now!’
  • ’My affectations!’ he murmured; ’what are they?
  • Besides, it’s infernal affectation — devilish conceit it is, to cherish our ears — we’re asses enough without them.

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  • Her apparent wealth was proven to be an affectation.
  • He’s a good actor. He can change affectations and mannerisms like most people change clothes.

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