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influential

adjective
 
 
/ˌɪnfluˈenʃəl/
able to influence someone or something: an influential group/figure/leader He has managed to play an influential role in Washington for a quarter of a century.influential in (doing) sth Foucault has been influential in helping to explain power and knowledge in organizations.
Translations of “influential”
in Korean 영향력 있는…
in Arabic ذو نُفوذ…
in Portuguese influente…
in Catalan influent…
in Japanese 影響力のある…
in Italian influente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 更有影響的…
in Russian влиятельный…
in Turkish etkili, nüfuzlu, hatırlı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 更有影响的…
in Polish wpływowy…
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