Translation of "mere" - English-Turkish dictionary


adjective [ always before noun ] uk /mɪər/ us

B2 used to emphasize that something is not large or important

sadece, ancak, yalnız
It costs a mere twenty dollars.
The mere thought of (= Just thinking about) eating octopus makes me feel sick.
the merest

used to emphasize that something is small, often when it has an important effect

She's upset by the merest hint of criticism.

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