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impinge on/upon sb/sth

phrasal verb with impinge uk   us   /ɪmˈpɪndʒ/ verb
to have an effect on something, often causing problems by limiting it in some way: The government's spending limits will seriously impinge on the education budget.
Translations of “impinge on/upon sb/sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 影響, 妨礙…
in Russian влиять, посягать, ограничивать…
in Turkish etkilemek/sınırlamak, etkisi olmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 影响, 妨碍…
in Polish wpływać lub rzutować na kogoś/coś…
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