infect /ɪnˈfekt/ verb [T]
DISEASE › to give someone a disease
( hastalık) bulaştırmak, geçirmek [often passive] Thousands of people were infected with the virus.584
PLACE/SUBSTANCE › If a place, wound, or substance is infected, it contains bacteria or other things that can cause disease.
mikrop kapmak, bulaşmak, kapmak [often passive] The wound became infected. infected water/meat → Compare disinfect596
FEELING › to make other people feel the same way as you do
etkilemek, aynı şeyleri hissetmesini sağlamak, kanına girmek [often passive] They became infected by the general excitement.1108