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Translation of "flatter" - English-Turkish dictionary

flatter

verb     /ˈflætər/
SAY NICE THINGS [T]
to say nice things to someone in order to make them feel attractive or important, sometimes in a way that is not sincere övmek, methetmek, övgüler/methiyeler düzmek; (argo) pohpohlamak, yağ çekmek The interviewer flattered him about his recent work.Praising insincerely or too eagerly
be flattered
to feel very pleased and proud mutlu/gururlu hissetmek; gururu okşanmak, hoşa gitmek She was flattered by his attention.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
LOOK ATTRACTIVE [T]
to make someone look more attractive than usual olduğundan güzel göstermek That new hairstyle really flatters you.AttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegant
flatter yourself
to believe something good about yourself, although it might not be true kendini bir şey sanmak, kendini beğenmek; hayaline kapılmak, kendini inandırmak He flatters himself that he's a good driver.Showing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
(Definition of flatter from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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