Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “alternate”

alternate

verb
 
 
/ˈɔːltəneɪt/
[I] If two things alternate, one thing happens, then the other thing happens, then the first thing happens again, etc.
birbiri peşi sıra olmak, sırayla meydana gelmek, önce biri sonra diğeri olmak
She alternates between cheerfulness and deep despair.Order and sequenceSimultaneous and consecutive
alternate sth with sth to use or do one thing then another thing and then the first thing again, etc
bir şeyi diğer bir şeyle değişmeli olarak yapmak, kullanmak
They alternate classical pieces with more modern works.Order and sequenceSimultaneous and consecutive
alternating adjective
değişken
alternating moods of anger and sadness
(Definition of alternate verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “alternate” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

improvisation

a performance that an actor, musician, etc. has not practised or planned

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More