Translation of "close" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ I, T ] uk /kləʊz/ us

A1 If something closes, it moves so that it is not open, and if you close something, you make it move so that it is not open.

Jane closed the window.
Lie down and close your eyes.
Suddenly the door closed.

A2 If a shop, restaurant, public place, etc closes, people cannot go in it.

kapamak, kapanmak
The store closes at 8 p.m.
ORGANIZATION also close down

B2 If a business or organization closes, or if someone or something closes it, it stops operating.

faaliyetine son vermek, çalışmamak
Many factories have closed in the last ten years.

B2 to end, or to end something

son vermek, kapatmak
She closed the meeting with a short speech.

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