Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “affect”

See all translations

affect

verb /əˈfekt/
to act or have an effect on
afectar
The amount of rain affects the growth of the plants His kidneys have been affected by the disease.
to move the feelings of
afectar
She was deeply affected by the news of his death.
affectation /ˌæfekˈteiʃən/ noun unnatural or insincere behaviour/behavior or speech
Manerismo
His flamboyant clothes were merely an affectation.
affected /əˈfektid/ adjective not natural or sincere
Fingido
an affected manner.
(Definition of affect from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “affect” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

derivative

If something is derivative, it is not the result of new ideas, but has been developed from or copies something else.

Word of the Day

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More