Translation of "idle" - English-Turkish dictionary

idle

verb uk us /ˈaɪdl/
ENGINE [ I ]

If an engine or machine idles, it runs slowly but does not move or do any work.

(motor) yavaş çalışmak, boşa dönmek/çalışmak
STOP WORKING [ T ] US

to stop someone or something working or being used, often because there is not enough work to do

durdurmak, yavaşlatmak, boşa çalıştırmak
The closure of the plant idled about 300 workers.
TIME [ I ]

to spend time doing nothing

vakti boşa geçirmek, çalışmamak
We saw her idling in the school grounds.

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