Translation of "affect" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (INFLUENCE) 影響 uk us /əˈfekt/

to have an influence on someone or something, or to cause them to change

Both buildings were badly affected by the fire. 兩座大樓都被大火嚴重焚毀。
The divorce affected every aspect of her life. 離婚使她生活的各個方面都受到了影響。
It's a disease which affects mainly older people. 這是一種主要侵擾老年人的疾病。
I was deeply affected by the film (= It caused strong feelings in me). 我被電影深深地打動了。

(Translation of “affect verb (INFLUENCE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)