Portuguese translation of infect
1 (wound) infeccionar, infetar
2 (person) contagiar
3 (food) contaminar
4 (figurative: pejorative) corromper, contaminar
infected with (illness) contagiado por
to become infected (wound) infeccionar(-se), infetar(-se)
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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 Portuguese Dictionary