Translation of "apostrophe" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /əˈpɒstrəfi/ us

B2 a mark (') used to show that letters or numbers are absent

(') işareti, kesme işareti
I'm (= I am) hungry.
I graduated in '09 (= 2009).

B2 a punctuation mark (') used before the letter 's' to show that something belongs to someone or something

bir noktalama işareti, kesme işareti
I drove my brother's car.

(Translation of “apostrophe” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)