Translation of "affair" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /əˈfeər/ us /əˈfeər/

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

不倫, 浮気
He had an affair with a woman at work.

a situation, especially a bad one

事態, 問題
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–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)