To better see all uses of the word
affectation
in
The Count of Monte Cristo
please enable javascript.

affectation
Used In
The Count of Monte Cristo
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • The brutal affectation with which you have enumerated and classified your crimes calls for a severe reprimand on the part of the court, both in the name of morality, and for the respect due to humanity.
  • "It is very clear, notwithstanding," replied the young man, with an artlessness wholly free from affectation; "tell her some fine morning an unheard-of piece of intelligence—some telegraphic despatch, of which you alone are in possession; for instance, that Henri IV. was seen yesterday at Gabrielle’s.

  • There are no more uses of "affectation" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • 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.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading