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affairs

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Noun affair has 3 senses
  1. matter, affair, thing - a vaguely specified concern; "several matters to attend to"; "it is none of your affair"; "things are going well"
    --1 is a kind of concern; concern; concern; concern
    --1 has particulars:
     dirty linen, dirty laundry; personal business, personal matters, affairs; dirty linen, dirty laundry
  2. affair, affaire, intimacy, liaison, involvement, amour - a usually secretive or illicit sexual relationship
    --2 is a kind of transaction, dealing, dealings; sexual relationship; transaction, dealing, dealings; sexual relationship
    --2 has particulars:
     world affairs, international affairs; 1 of 3 senses of affair ; affairs; world affairs, international affairs; 1 of 3 senses of affair
  3. affair, occasion, social occasion, function, social function - a vaguely specified social event; "the party was quite an affair"; "an occasion arranged to honor the president"; "a seemingly endless round of social functions"
    --3 is a kind of social event; social event
    --3 has particulars:
     party; celebration, jubilation; ceremony, ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, observance; fundraiser; photo opportunity, photo op; sleepover; affair, occasion, social occasion, function, social function; party; celebration, jubilation; ceremony, ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, observance; fundraiser; photo opportunity, photo op; sleepover
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