Translation of "independence" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /ˌɪndɪˈpendəns/

B2 when someone looks after themselves and does not need money, help, or permission from other people

özgürlük, kendi başına buyrukluk
My parents gave me a lot of independence.
Many old people are afraid of losing their independence.

B2 when a country has its own government and is not ruled by another country

bağımsızlık, istikbal
Mexico gained its independence from Spain in l821.

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