Affectual means: Your attractional preference for sexuality, beauty, romance, etc. is dependent on your mental state and how you react to situations. It can refer to one’s ability or feeling towards attraction. People who are affected by sexual fluidity experience primarily sexual fluidity. However, the state of their mind is not enough to cause a change that would make them abrosexual. You can either be an affectualAromantic Asexual or asexualAromantic Asexual. Examples:. (in Community Dictionary, added by Montserrat Aguilar)