Turkish translation of “close”
DISTANCE A1 near in distance
His house is close to the sea.Closeness in distance and timeAbout to happen
TIME A1 near in time
zamanı yakın olan
It was close to lunchtime when we arrived.Closeness in distance and timeAbout to happen
FRIENDLY A2 If people are close, they know each other very well and like each other a lot.
yakın, samimi, tanıdık
close friends I'm very close to my brother.Friendly
be/come close to doing sth › to almost achieve or do something
başarıya çok yakın olmak, neredeyse başarmak
We are close to reaching an agreement.AchievableAlmostMerely and barely
be close to sth › If someone or something is close to a particular state, they are almost in that state.
neredeyse, hemen hemen, çok yakın olmak
She was close to tears.AlmostMerely and barely
COMPETITION B2 A close game, competition, etc is one in which people's scores are nearly the same.
sonuç/skor olarak bir birine yakın olan
Scoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeated
WEATHER › Close weather is too warm and there is not enough fresh air.
closeness noun [U] ›
(hava) kapalı, bunaltıcı/sıcak
Sultriness and humidityHot and heat
→ See also a close call, a close shave