Translation of "breed" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk us /briːd/ (past tense and past participle bred /bred/)

[ I ] If animals breed, they produce young animals.

breed chickens/horses/rabbits, etc

B2 to keep animals in order to produce young animals

yavrulamaları için tavuk/at/tavşan yetiştirmek
breed contempt/ignorance, etc

to cause something to develop, especially something bad

kötü bir şeyin olmasına yol açmak, sebep olmak

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