the attitude or feeling induced by a stimulant, such as a song, work of art, or even more so, the use of specific words or phrases.

AFFECTIVE MEANING: "People are often surprised by the correlations they develop with music and certain feelings or times in their life- this is merely the work of affective meaning."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AFFECTIVE MEANING," in, April 7, 2013, (accessed March 23, 2020).