PAST [U] › the whole series of events in the past which relate to the development of a country, subject, or person
tarih, geçmiş, ezel The Civil War was a terrible time in American history. What do you know about the history of jazz?1951575
SUBJECT [U] › the study of events in the past
tarih He's very interested in modern European history. a history book1951372
a history of sth › If you have a history of a particular problem or illness, you have already suffered from it.
geçmiş, mazi a man with a history of drug addiction1752
DESCRIPTION [C] › a description or record of events in the past relating to someone or something
meçmişi, mazisi, geçmiş, mazi The doctor read through his medical history. → See also case history → See also natural history1951199