Hindi translation of infect
infectPowered by COBUILD /ɪnˈfekt इनˈफ़ेक्ट्/
Word forms: infects, infecting, infected
Definitions and Translations
1. transitive verb
To infect people, animals, plants, or food means to cause them to suffer from germs or to carry germs.संक्रमित करनाछूत लगाना ⇒ ...people infected with TB. ⇒ He infected her with HIV. ⇒ infected with something ⇒ infected with a virus ⇒ infected with flu/TB/bacteria
Derived formsinfection uncountable nounसंक्रमण mnछूत nf ⇒ ...trying to lessen the risk of infection.
2. transitive verb
If a virus infects a computer, it affects the computer by damaging or destroying programs. [computing]संक्रमित करनादूषित करना ⇒ This virus infected thousands of computers.
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Everything Emalia had touched was destroyed with fire, lest it infect anyone else in the palace.TREASON KEEP (2001)
He halted a couple of yards from her, as though fearful she might infect him with her godlessness.EVERVILLE (2001)
And people infect one another with something like hysteria very easily when they're scared and you've had something real to be scared about.Midnight is a Lonely Place
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Translation of infect from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary