Translation of "effort" - English-Turkish dictionary

effort

noun uk us /ˈefət/
ATTEMPT [ C, U ]

B1 an attempt to do something

gayret, çaba
[ + to do sth ] We huddled together in an effort to keep warm.
He was making an effort to be sociable.
ENERGY [ U ]

B1 the energy that you need to do something

azim, enerji, cosku
I put a lot of effort into organizing the party.
[ + to do sth ] It would take too much effort to tidy my bedroom.

[ U ] the force that is used to make something move

be an effort

to be difficult or painful

zor, sıkıntılı/zahmetli olmak
After his accident, walking was an effort.

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