Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “lime”

lime

noun
 
 
/laɪm/
FRUIT [C, U] a small, green fruit that is sour like a lemon
misket limonu
Types of fruit
TREE [C] ( also lime tree) a large tree that has pale green leaves and yellow flowers
ıhlamur, ıhlamur ağacı
Deciduous trees
SUBSTANCE [U] a white substance that is found in water and soil and is used to improve the quality of soil
kireç, kireç taşı
Soil
COLOUR [U] ( also lime green) a bright colour that is a mixture of yellow and green
küf rengi; ıhlamur çiçeği rengi
Less common coloursCommon colours
lime ( also lime-green) adjective
limona benzer bir meyve
(Definition of lime from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Coverings and layers, but you might be interested in these topics from the Including and excluding topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “lime” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

give the green light to sth

to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More