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(well affected when postpositive) favourably disposed (towards); steadfast or loyal
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  • "I see nothing against it," replied he, with a well-affected indifference.

    The O'Donoghue Charles James Lever
  • He started with well-affected surprise as Foyle greeted him.

    The Grell Mystery Frank Froest
  • But Cocardasse held up his hands in well-affected horror and amazement.

    The Duke's Motto Justin Huntly McCarthy
  • With well-affected trepidation ‘Well, friends, if I must confess this—this—’

    The Garotters William D. Howells
  • Outside the Admiralty he was received by some well-affected battalions.

    The Green Book Mr Jkai
  • "An impossible word," he answered, with well-affected gayety.

    A Maker of History

    E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • The most well-affected would be neutral; none save the foreign legions would fight for the king.

    Tony Butler Charles James Lever
  • "Yes, and I'd like to know how you come to mash my mouth so dod-rottedly," said Sneak, in well-affected ill nature.

    Wild Western Scenes John Beauchamp Jones
  • Even the intervention of our well-affected cousin of Lochinvar could not prevent this.

    The Men of the Moss-Hags S. R. Crockett
  • To this the Governor agreed, provided the well-affected should vouch for their safety.

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