Affected life

To have an influence on someone or something, or to cause a change in someone or something:

Both buildings were badly affected by the fire.

The divorce affected every aspect of her life.
It’s a disease that affects mainly older people.
I was deeply affected by the film (= it caused strong feelings in me).

More examples

The new rates will affect all consumers including businesses.
Researchers are looking at how a mother’s health can affect the baby in the womb.
His illness affects almost every aspect of his life.
Farmers and market gardeners have been badly affected by the drought.
You couldn’t fail to be affected by the film.

Cambridge Dictionary

Victims Find Love While Folding Laundry


26 aug. 2020

In the original version of Romeo & Juliet, the two met while at the laundromat. Please don’t fact check that!

Little Kid Finds The Most Dangerous Place to Hide


5 sep. 2020

It’s common knowledge that hiding in laundry machines and dryers are prohibited in professional hide & seek play. What are schools even teaching kids these days?