Translation of incidir in English:

incidir

intransitive verb

  • 1 formal

    (influir)
    incidir en algo to have a bearing on sth
    eso no incidió en nuestra decisión that did not influence / affect our decision
    • la pobreza incide en la salud de estos jóvenes poverty affects / has an effect on the health of these young people
    • los factores que inciden en los accidentes de este tipo the factors which contribute to / have a bearing on accidents of this kind
  • 2 formal

    (insistir)
    incidir en algo to stress sth
    incidió en la necesidad de reducir la plantilla he stressed the need to reduce the workforce
  • 3 formal

    (incurrir)
    incidir en algo
  • 4 formal

    • 4.1Physics Mathematics

      incidir en algo to fall on sth
      to strike sth
      to meet / intersect sth
      incidir sobre algo to fall on sth
      to strike sth
      to meet / intersect sth

    • 4.2(cortar)

      to incise