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affair US English

An event or sequence of events of a specified kind or that has previously been referred to

love affair US English

A romantic or sexual relationship between two people, especially one that is outside marriage

own affair US English

(In South Africa) a matter defined as being specific to a particular ethnic group, and controlled by that group through a chamber of the tricameral parliament

XYZ Affair US English

An incident in Franco-American relations in which a bribery attempt perpetrated by French agents in 1797 led the US to the brink of formal war with France

Iran–Contra affair US English

A political scandal of 1987 involving the covert sale by the US of arms to Iran. The proceeds of the arms sales were used by officials to give arms to the anticommunist Contras in Nicaragua, despite congressional prohibition

Irangate US English

another term for the Iran–Contra affair.

affair US Thesaurus

what you do is your own affair

affair English-Spanish

caso m, affaire m

love affair US Thesaurus

he had a love affair with a teacher

love affair English-Spanish

aventura f, romance m, amoríos

that's my/your affair! in affair English-Spanish

¡eso es asunto mío/tuyo!

they're having an affair in affair English-Spanish

tienen relaciones, tienen un lío

this is a family affair in family English-Spanish

este es un asunto de familia

she emerged unscathed from the wreck/affair in unscathed English-Spanish

salió ilesa del accidente/indemne del asunto

it was a very formal affair in affair English-Spanish

fue una ocasión muy ceremoniosa

their affair is an open secret in secret English-Spanish

su relación es un secreto a voces

the affair lay wrapped in mystery in wrap English-Spanish

el asunto estaba envuelto en misterio

the wedding was a small, family affair in affair English-Spanish

la boda se celebró en la intimidad

her dress was a very elaborate affair in affair English-Spanish

su vestido era un modelo super complicado

the whole affair was cloaked in secrecy in cloak English-Spanish

todo el asunto estuvo rodeado de un velo

he was involved in some messy affair in messy English-Spanish

estaba involucrado en un asunto turbio

a veil of secrecy surrounds the affair in veil English-Spanish

el asunto está envuelto en el mayor secreto

changing nationality is a complicated affair in affair English-Spanish

el cambio de nacionalidad es un asunto complicado

what I do in my own time is my affair in affair English-Spanish

lo que haga con mi tiempo libre es asunto mío

the affair blew up into a major scandal in blow English-Spanish

el caso terminó en un gran escándalo

the affair blew up into a major scandal in blow up English-Spanish

el caso terminó en un gran escándalo

the affair has assumed a sinister character in assume English-Spanish

el asunto ha tomado un cariz siniestro

is it such a crime to have an affair? in crime English-Spanish

¿es que es un crimen tener una aventura?

this affair could well straighten itself out in straighten English-Spanish

es muy probable que este asunto se arregle solo

this affair could well straighten itself out in straighten out English-Spanish

es muy probable que este asunto se arregle solo

the last outing was a very different affair in affair English-Spanish

la última excursión fue muy diferente

choosing a school is a hit-or-miss affair in hit-or-miss English-Spanish

la elección del colegio es una lotería

the government overplayed its hand in the affair in overplay English-Spanish

al gobierno se le fue la mano en el manejo del asunto

the administration remained silent over the affair in silent English-Spanish

el gobierno no rompió su silencio sobre el asunto


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