Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “idiom”

See all translations

idiom

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈɪdiəm/
B2 a group of words used together with a meaning that you cannot guess from the meanings of the separate words
deyim, tabir
Figurative use of languageSentences and expressionsLinguistic terms and linguistic style
idiomatic
 
 
/ˌɪdiəʊˈmætɪk/ adjective
deyimsel
idiomatic language
(Definition of idiom from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “idiom” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

sail

When a boat or a ship sails, it travels on the water.

Word of the Day

Byronic, Orwellian and Darwinian: adjectives from names.

by Liz Walter,
April 15, 2015
Becoming an adjective is a strange kind of memorial, but it is often a sign of a person having had real influence on the world. Science is full of examples, from Hippocrates, the Greek medic born around 460 BC, who gave his name to the Hippocratic Oath still used by doctors today,

Read More 

dumbwalking noun

April 20, 2015
walking slowly, without paying attention to the world around you because you are consulting a smartphone He told me dumbwalking probably wouldn’t be a long-term problem.

Read More