Translation of "coin" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /kɔɪn/ us

to be the first person who uses a new word or phrase

(yeni bir kelime, ifade) bulmak, uydurmak, yaratmak
to coin a phrase

something you say before using a common expression

denilebilir ki; tabiri caizse, diyelim ki
Still, to coin a phrase, there is light at the end of the tunnel.

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