Translation of "affair" - English-Portuguese 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

assunto, acontecimento
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–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)