There are 2 translations of influence in Spanish:

influence1

Pronunciation: /ˈɪnfluəns/

n

  • 1.1 countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable (effect) influence (on sb/sth) influencia (feminine)(sobre algn/algo) he had a great influence on the outcome tuvo gran influencia sobre el resultado, influyó mucho en el resultado to be under the influence of sb/sth estar* bajo la influencia de algn/algo he was already under the influence [colloquial/familiar] ya estaba borracho
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    • It allows us to claim that the reason had an influence on the production of the decision, while not causing it.
    • So I've learned from them, and I think I've probably been an influence on them.
    • Don't forget your height, build, fishing style, types of lures and experience has an influence on rod selection.
    1.2 countable/numerable (power) influence (over/on sb/sth) influencia (feminine)(sobre algn/algo) people of power and influence personas con poder e influencia, personas poderosas e influyentes he has influence, that's how he got the job tiene influencia(s), por eso le dieron el puesto to exert influence over o on sth ejercer* influencia sobre algo to have influence over sb/sth tener* influencia or [formal] ascendiente sobre algn/algo she used her influence with the committee to get him elected se valió de su influencia en la comisión para que lo eligieran
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    • This is because people involved in corruption include those with higher status, political influence and economic power.
    • Gold might bring power, wealth and influence, but it has wrecked as many lives as it has made.
    • In doing so he demonstrated both the power of his influence and his status as one of Lien Chan's most senior advisers.
    1.3 countable/numerable (source of effect) my mother was the single greatest influence in my life mi madre fue la persona que ejerció mayor influencia or cuya influencia fue la más marcada en mi vida she's a good/bad influence on him ejerce buena/mala influencia sobre él I hope they will be an influence for (the) good espero que influyan para bien or que ejerzan una influencia positiva

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Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.

There are 2 translations of influence in Spanish:

influence2

vt

  • [person/decision] influir* en, influenciar his style is influenced by Van Gogh su estilo está influenciado or influido por (el de) Van Gogh
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    • It was a bizarre build up to the goal as again the weather heavily influenced the play.
    • This can be very heavily influenced by the management style of the senior people.
    • We are beginning to get a picture now that social research is influenced by a variety of factors.

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Word of the day amnistiar
vt
to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.