Translation of "affair" - English-Spanish dictionary

affair

noun uk /əˈfeər/ us /əˈfeər/

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

aventura
He had an affair with a woman at work.

a situation, especially a bad one

asunto
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)

affair

noun /əˈfeə/

happenings etc which are connected with a particular person or thing

caso
the Suez affair.

(informal, old-fashioned) a thing

cosa
The new machine is a weird-looking affair.

(often in plural) business; concern(s)

asunto
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)