Translation of "grain" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk /ɡreɪn/ us
SEED [ C, U ]

a seed or seeds from types of grass that are eaten as food

grains of wheat/rice

a very small piece of something

tanecik, zerre
a grain of sand/sugar
QUALITY [ no plural ]

a very small amount of a quality

azıcık, çok az miktar, zerrecik
There isn't a grain of truth in her story.
the grain

the natural direction and pattern of lines which you can see in wood or material

(ahşap, taş, kaya, mermer, demir vb.) damar
to cut something along/against the grain

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