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Turkish translation of “flatter”

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 Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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