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fly

verb
 
 
/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.Movement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraftTravelling by aircraftAviationMovement through the air
TRAVEL [I] A1 to travel through the air in an aircraft
uçakla seyahat etmek, uçmak
I'm flying to Delhi tomorrow.Movement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraftTravelling by aircraftAviationMovement through the air
CONTROL AIRCRAFT [I, T] B2 to control an aircraft
uçurmak
She learned to fly at the age of 18.Travelling by aircraftAviationMovement through the air
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.Travelling by aircraftAviationMovement through the air
fly along/down/past, etc to move somewhere very quickly
bir yere uçarak/hızlıca gitmek
He grabbed some clothes and flew down the stairs.Moving quickly
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
Movement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraft
LEAVE [I] UK to leave suddenly
uçar gibi çıkmak; hızlıca ayrılmak
I must fly - I'm late for work.Moving quickly
let fly (at sb/sth) mainly UK informal to start shouting angrily or attacking someone
bas bas bağırmak, saldırmak, üzerine yürümek, saldırmak
Physical and sexual assault and abductionSexual activity in generalAttacking and invadingShouting and screaming
TIME [I] If time flies, it passes very quickly.
uçup gitmek, süratle geçmek
Spending time and time passing
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
Shaking, swinging and vibrating
flying noun [U]
uçan, uçuş
Ben's afraid of flying.
→  See also as the crow flies , fly off the handle
(Definition of fly verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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