influir
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influir(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to have an effect on)
a. to influence
Las obras de Picasso influyen su estilo.Picasso's works influence her style.
2. (to have power over)
a. to influence
Le influye demasiado la opinión de los demás.She's too influenced by other people's views.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to have an effect; used with "en")
a. to influence
El lenguaje influye en nuestra percepción de la realidad.Language influences our perception of reality.
4. (to contribute; used with "en")
a. to have an influence
Una alimentación saludable influye positivamente en el crecimiento de un niño.A healthy diet has a positive influence on a child's growth.
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influir
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to influence
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a. to have influence
influir ento influence, to have an influence on
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influir
transitive verb
to influence
A, influido por B ... A, influenced by B ...
intransitive verb
1 to have influence; carry weight
sugieren la posibilidad de que los diputados influyan con sus grupos parlamentarios para que no se incurra en una política de persecución y de desconocimiento de la personalidad de la Iglesia
es hombre que influye he's a man of influence; he carries a lot of weight
2
influir en o sobre (gen) to influence; (contribuir a) to have a hand in
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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influir en
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