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drift

noun
 
 
/drɪft/
MOVE [C] slow, gradual movement from one place to another
yavaş yavaş, ağır hareket; hantal hareket
the drift of people into Western EuropeSlow and moving slowly
catch/get sb's drift to understand the general meaning of what someone is saying
ana fikri/esas manayı/özünü anlamak
Meaning and significanceTypifying, illustrating and exemplifying
PILE [C] a pile of snow or leaves that has been blown somewhere
yığıntı, birikinti, kümelenme
Snow and iceCold
(Definition of drift noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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