Translation of "case" - English-Turkish dictionary

case

noun uk us /keɪs/
SITUATION [ C ]

B1 a particular situation or example of something

durum, hal, vaziyet, hadise, mesele
People were imprisoned, and, in some cases, killed for their beliefs.
We usually ask for references, but in your case it will not be necessary.
The whole film is based on a case of mistaken identity.
COURT OF LAW [ C ]

B2 something that is decided in a court of law

dava
He lost his case.
CRIME [ C ]

B2 a crime that police are trying to solve

vaka
a murder case
Police in the town have investigated 50 cases of burglary in the past month.
ILLNESS [ C ]

an illness, or somebody with an illness

hastalık, rahatsızlık vakası; hasta,
4,000 new cases of the disease are diagnosed every year.
be the case

B1 to be true

doğru olmak, haklı olmak; gerçek, hakikat olmak
Bad diet can cause tiredness, but I don't think that's the case here.
REASONS [ C ]

facts or reasons that prove a particular opinion

belli bir durumu kanıtlayan sebepler ve gerçekler
[ usually singular ] There is a strong case for/against bringing in the new legislation.
mainly UK He put the case for more funding very convincingly.
CONTAINER [ C ]

A2 a container for storing or protecting something

kasa, sandık, kutu
a pencil case
a cigarette case
BAG [ C ] UK

A2 another word for suitcase (= a rectangular bag or container with a handle which you use for carrying clothes in when you are travelling)

valiz, çanta
(just) in case

B1 because something might happen, or might have happened

... bilir diye, düşüncesiyle, olması halinde, durumunda, ne olur ne olmaz
I don't think that it's going to rain, but I'll bring a raincoat just in case.
in any case

B2 used to give another reason for something that you are saying, or that you have done

ne olursa olsun, her halde, nasıl olursa olsun
I don't want to go skiing and, in any case, I can't afford it.
in that case/in which case

B2 because that is the situation/if that is the situation

öyleyse, o takdirde, o durumda
"Peter's coming tonight." "Oh, in that case, I'll stay in."
be a case of doing sth

to be necessary to do something

bir şeyi yapmak için gerekli olmak, lüzumlu olmak
We know that we're right. It's just a case of proving it.
in case of sth formal

B1 when something happens, or in preparation for when something happens

halinde, durumunda, vukuunda
We keep a bucket of water backstage, in case of fire.
LANGUAGE [ C ]

any of the various types to which a noun can belong, depending on what it is doing in the sentence, usually shown by a particular ending

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