Translation of "fly" - English-Turkish dictionary

fly

verb uk us /flaɪ/ (past tense flew, past participle flown)
MOVE THROUGH AIR [ I ]

A2 When a bird, insect, aircraft, etc flies, it moves through the air.

uçmak
The robin flew up into a tree.
The plane was flying at 5000 feet.
TRAVEL [ I ]

A1 to travel through the air in an aircraft

uçakla seyahat etmek, uçmak
I'm flying to Delhi tomorrow.
CONTROL AIRCRAFT [ I, T ]

B2 to control an aircraft

uçurmak
She learned to fly at the age of 18.
TAKE/SEND [ T ]

to take or send people or goods somewhere by aircraft

uçakla/hava yoluyla göndermek
[ often passive ] She was flown to hospital by helicopter.
fly along/down/past, etc

to move somewhere very quickly

bir yere uçarak/hızlıca gitmek
He grabbed some clothes and flew down the stairs.
send sb/sth flying

to cause someone or something to move through the air suddenly, usually in an accident

bilhassa kazada havada uçmak/uçuşmak; havaya fırlamak
LEAVE [ I ] UK

to leave suddenly

uçar gibi çıkmak; hızlıca ayrılmak
I must fly - I'm late for work.
let fly (at sb/sth) mainly UK informal

to start shouting angrily or attacking someone

bas bas bağırmak, saldırmak, üzerine yürümek, saldırmak
TIME [ I ]

If time flies, it passes very quickly.

uçup gitmek, süratle geçmek
FLAG [ I, T ]

If you fly a flag, or a flag is flying, it is fixed to a rope or pole and raised in the air.

bayrağı dalgalandırmak, bayrak dalgalanmak
flying noun [ U ]

uçan, uçuş
Ben's afraid of flying.
→ See also as the crow flies , fly off the handle

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