Synonyms of affectation in English:

affectation


See definition of affectation

noun

1‘she has no affectation’

SYNONYMS

pretension, pretentiousness, affectedness, artificiality, insincerity, posturing, posing, pretence, ostentation, grandiosity, snobbery, superciliousness

airs, airs and graces, pretensions

informal snootiness, uppishness, humbug

British informal side

ANTONYMS

naturalness

2‘nothing would shake his affectation of calm’

SYNONYMS

facade, front, show, appearance, false display, pretence, simulation, posture, pose, sham, fake, act, masquerade, charade, mask, cloak, veil, veneer, guise

make-believe, play-acting, feigning, shamming