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Affair

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(1):

(n.) An action or engagement not of sufficient magnitude to be called a battle.

(2):

(n.) Action; endeavor.

(3):

(n.) A material object (vaguely designated).

(4):

(n.) Any proceeding or action which it is wished to refer to or characterize vaguely; as, an affair of honor, i. e., a duel; an affair of love, i. e., an intrigue.

(5):

(n.) That which is done or is to be done; matter; concern; as, a difficult affair to manage; business of any kind, commercial, professional, or public; - often in the plural. "At the head of affairs." Junius.


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Webster, Noah. Entry for 'Affair'. Noah Webster's American Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/web/a/affair.html. 1828.

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Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29
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