Bedeutung von “influence” — Learner’s Dictionary

influence

noun us uk /ˈɪnfluəns/
Extra Examples
the powerful influence of televisionThe church had a strong political influence.Her husband has a lot of influence over her.The book examines his influence on recent political thought.The media have a strong influence on the government.
POWER [ C, U ]

B2 the power to affect how someone thinks or behaves, or how something develops:

The drug companies have a lot of influence on doctors.
PERSON/THING [ C ]

B2 someone or something that has an effect on another person or thing:

His grandfather was a strong influence on him.

(Definition von “influence noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)