Definition of Influence. Meaning of Influence. Synonyms of Influence

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Definition of Influence

Influence
Influence In"flu*ence, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Influenced; p. pr. & vb. n. Influencing.] To control or move by power, physical or moral; to affect by gentle action; to exert an influence upon; to modify, bias, or sway; to move; to persuade; to induce. Theseexperiments succeed after the same manner in vacuo as in the open air,and therefore are not influenced by the weight or pressure of the atmosphere. --Sir I. Newton. This standing revelation . . . is sufficient to influence their faith and practice, if they attend. --Attebury. The principle which influenced their obedience has lost its efficacy. --Rogers.

Meaning of Influence from wikipedia

- Influence or influencer may refer to: Social influence, in social psychology, influence in interpersonal relationships Minority influence, when the minority...
- Social influence comprises the ways in which individuals change their behavior to meet the demands of a social environment. It takes many forms and can...
- Influence peddling is the illegal practice of using one's influence in government or connections with persons in authority to obtain favours or preferential...
- An influence diagram (ID) (also called a relevance diagram, decision diagram or a decision network) is a compact graphical and mathematical representation...
- How to Win Friends and Influence People is a self-help book written by Dale Carnegie, published in 1936. Over 30 million copies have been sold worldwide...
- The Spanish influence on Filipino culture has been profound, having originated from the Spanish East Indies. A variety of aspects of the customs and traditions...
- In engineering, an influence line graphs the variation of a function (such as the shear felt in a structure member) at a specific point on a beam or truss...
- In the field of international relations, a sphere of influence (SOI) is a spatial region or concept division over which a state or organization has a...
- The Influence is a studio album by American jazz guitarist Jimmy Raney, released in 1975 for Xanadu Records. The Allmusic review awarded the album 4 stars...
- Driving under the influence (DUI) is the crime or offense of driving, operating, or being in control of a motor vehicle while impaired by alcohol or other...
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