Translation of "affair" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /əˈfeər/ us /əˈfeər/

a sexual relationship between two people when one or both of them is married to someone else

He had an affair with a woman at work.

a situation, especially a bad one

The government’s handling of the affair has been widely criticized.
The way the mayor’s office is handling the affair is being criticized.

(Translation of “affair” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /əˈfeə/

happenings etc which are connected with a particular person or thing

the Suez affair.

(informal, old-fashioned) a thing

The new machine is a weird-looking affair.

(often in plural) business; concern(s)

financial affairs
Where I go is entirely my own affair.

a love relationship

amorío, relación
His wife found out about his affair with another woman.

(Translation of “affair” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)