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Definition of the noun affairs

What does affairs mean as a name of something?


  1. matters of personal concern
  2. transactions of professional or public interest
    • examples: news of current affairs | great affairs of state
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic words: dealing / dealings / transaction = the act of transacting within or between groups
    • more specific terms:


  1. "Affairs" is a musical album of Rolf Kühn.
    • released in (18 years ago)
  2. "Affairs" is a musical single of Digital Hassan Orchestra.
    • released in (13 years ago)


"Affairs" is a book by Eddie Infante.


Affairs a.k.a. Affair: An affair is a sexual relationship or a romantic friendship or passionate attachment between two people.

Phrases with Affairs

Phrases ending with the word Affairs:

  1. world affairs
  2. man of affairs
  3. Current affairs
  4. Foreign Affairs
  5. Ugandan Affairs
  6. Internal Affairs
  7. state of affairs
  8. international affairs
  9. master in public affairs
  10. secretary of veterans affairs
  11. department of veterans affairs

Other phrases containing the word Affairs:

  1. Get One's Affairs in Order
  2. Put One's Affairs in Order

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Affairs

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Google previewThe Counterinsurgent's Constitution (2012)

Law in the Age of Small Wars by Ganesh Sitaraman

As one strategist has put it, “civil affairs is a central counterinsurgency activity, not an afterthought.

the importance of legitimacy, and the need for civil as well as military affairs is that counterinsurgency must proceed in phases over a long ...

Google previewAlzheimer’s Society factsheet 467: Financial and legal affairs (2012)

by Alzheimer's Society

Financial and legal affairs is a factsheet from Alzheimer’s Society.

Google previewDictionarium Rusticum, Urbanicum & Botanicum: Or, A Dictionary of Husbandry, Gardening, Trade, Commerce, and All Sorts of Country-affairs (1726)

by Nathan Bailey, John Worlidge

O R, A Dicrony Husbandry, Gardening, Trade, Commerce, And all Sorts of COUNTRY AFFAIRS V o L U M E II. Illustrated with a great Number of CUT T s. 7he TH 1 R p E protos, Revised, Corretted and Improved; With the Addition of above ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Space Age (2010)

by Paul Dickson

Scheer, Assistant Administrator for Public Affairs, NASA, January 10, 1967; Department ofthe Interior, Office of the Secretary, release, “Earth's Resources to Be Studied from Space,” September ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of U.S. Diplomacy since the Cold War (2007)

by Tom Lansford

Through the 1990s, the nation's foreign affairs were marked by an evolution away from the post–World War II focus on security and superpower competition to a more multifaceted and nuanced series of policies that included economic ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Namibia (2012)

by Victor L. Tonchi, William A. Lindeke, John J. Grotpeter

Founding President and Father of the Nation President Prime Minister, in Charge of Public Service Personnel Deputy Prime Minister Ministers President's Office Foreign Affairs [Deputy] Foreign Affairs Defense [Deputy] Defense Finance ...

Google previewPopular Dictionary of Bible Prophecy, The (2010)

by Ron Rhodes

GOD, SOVEREIGN OVER HUMAN AFFAIRS weapon that is formed against you will prosper” (Isaiah 54:17 nasb). In fulfilling this promise, we often witness God in the Old Testament playing the definitive role in battling against Israel's enemies ...

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Small photo of Zavodoukovsk city, Tyumen region, Russia, July 3, 2017: Kirov watch for Maritime Affairs. In the locker.Small photo of Zavodoukovsk city, Tyumen region, Russia, July 3, 2017: Kirov watch for Maritime Affairs. In the locker.Small photo of WASHINGTON DC - JUNE 22, 2017 US Department of Veteran Affairs Washington DC. Veteran Affairs starts Revolutionary War. Abraham Lincoln's quote is famous. Veteran Affairs start 1930Small photo of Lebanon, PA, USA - October 5, 2016: Close up of the sign at the US Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center.Small photo of Beijing, China - December 5, 2013:The interior of Palace of Heavenly Purity (Qianqing Hall) of Forbidden City, the residence of the emperors and the place to deal with daily affairs.Small photo of marketing department meeting. young business men discussing affairs. colleagues communicating. managers talking about corporate dealingsSmall photo of Zavodoukovsk city, Tyumen region, Russia, July 3, 2017: Kirov watch for Maritime Affairs. In the locker. More...

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Quotes about Affairs

World Affairs Councils are great organizations. They help keep people throughout our country alive to important developments in world affairs and underscore that, in the country, we stay engaged and we are part of the world. (George Schultz)
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Scrabble value of A1F4F4A1I1R1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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