Translation of "fool" - English-Turkish dictionary

fool

noun uk us /fuːl/

B1 [ C ] a stupid person

aptal, budala
I was a fool to trust him.
make a fool (out) of sb

B2 to try to make someone look stupid intentionally

alay etmek, küçük duruma düşürmek, maskara etmek/olmak, aptal yerine koymak
She was always trying to make a fool out of me in front of my friends.
make a fool of yourself

B2 to behave in a silly or embarrassing way

kendini maskara etmek, rezil olmak
I got drunk and started singing and making a fool of myself.
act/play the fool UK

to behave in a silly way, usually in order to make people laugh

maskaralık yapmak, aptalca davranmak
Joe is always playing the fool in class.

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