What does the word infect mean?

Usage examples for infect

  1. Poets and artists thus infect in a measure all those who yield to their influence. – The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day by Evelyn Underhill
  2. What she had seen of life had rather disposed her to a hush of respect than to hilarity, but somehow his mood began to infect her. – The Portion of Labor by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

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