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affect1

Pronunciation: /əˈfekt/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1 (have effect on) [person/traffic/region] afectar a these decisions affect all of us estas decisiones nos afectan a todos your pension will not be affected su pensión no se verá afectada
    Example sentences
    • Differences in environment or health status may affect how people respond to subjective assessments.
    • This is beginning to affect how the law determines which of these relationships should be given legal recognition.
    • The effects of the hunger affected each of their kind differently.
    Example sentences
    • We all collude in the anticipation of a fatal outcome, even if we are emotionally affected or shaken when it occurs.
    • Take their feelings to heart, too-this move affects everybody.
    • He's the only person in Brighton who affects me emotionally; everyone else I know is wonderful, and easy.
  • 3 (move, touch) [formal] afectar a we were all much affected by her death su muerte nos afectó a todos

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There are 2 translations of affect in Spanish:

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affect2

Pronunciation: /əˈfekt/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1 (pretend to feel) [indifference/sorrow/interest] afectar; [mannerism/accent] afectar, adoptar to affect to + infinitive/infinitivo fingir* + infinitive/infinitivo she affected not to hear my remarks fingió no oír lo que decía
  • 2 (by preference) she affected a beret le gustaba usar boina

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