Affair (noun)

  1. A matter or activity that is of concern or interest.
  2. A matter or situation that is under consideration or discussion.
  3. A romantic or sexual relationship.
  4. An event or happening that is of public interest.
  5. A matter or activity that is of concern or interest to someone.

Origin:

Late middle english: from old french afaire, from a faire "to do".

Examples:

  1. The company's financial affairs are in order.
  2. He is having an affair with his secretary.
  3. The affair was a scandal in the community.
  4. The affair was a major event in the city.
  5. She is having an affair with her co-worker.
Some random words: ferry, reentry, tobacco