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Russian translation of “affect”

affect

verb [T]     /əˈfekt/
CAUSE CHANGE B2 to influence someone or something, or cause them to change
влиять, затрагивать
It's a disease which affects many older people.ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequentlyAffecting and influencing
CAUSE EMOTION B2 to cause a strong emotion, especially sadness
волновать, трогать
[often passive] I was deeply affected by the film.Making people sad, shocked and upsetStrong feelings
(Definition of affect verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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