influence

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɪnfluəns/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɪnfluəns/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(inflo̅o̅ əns)

Inflections of 'influence' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
influences
v 3rd person singular
influencing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
influenced
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
influenced
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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influence

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [economic, political] influence
  2. [use, abuse] your influence to
  3. take advantage of your influence
  4. has (a lot) of influence in the [company, government]
  5. have (a lot) of influence over the [others, employees]
  6. under the influence of [alcohol, drugs]
  7. influence and [control, power, impact]
  8. his influence is still [felt, evident]
  9. his influence is [felt] [throughout, across, in]
  10. is a bad influence on my [son, daughter]
  11. is a [good, bad] influence
  12. was a major influence to me
  13. was a major influence in my [writing, music]
  14. the influence of [education, science, politics] in religion
  15. its influence on his [life, grades, behavior, attitude]
  16. the influence it (has) had on her [life]
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