Translation of "mind" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /maɪnd/ us

B1 someone's memory or their ability to think, feel emotions, and be aware of things

beyin, akıl, zihin, kafa
For some reason her words stuck in my mind.
She has a very logical mind.
have sth on your mind

to think or worry about something

kafasında bir şeyler olmak; bir şeyler tasarlamak/düşünmek; bir şeylerden endişe duymak
Jim has a lot on his mind at the moment.
bear/keep sb/sth in mind

B2 to remember someone or something that may be useful in the future

aklında tutmak, unutmamak, hatırlamak
I'll keep you in mind if another job comes up.
[ + (that) ] Bear in mind that there's a bank holiday next week.
make your mind up

B1 to make a decision

karar vermek
[ + question word ] I haven't made up my mind whether to go yet.
change your mind

B1 to change a decision or opinion

fikrini değiştirmek, kararından vazgeçmek
We've changed our minds about selling the house.
come/spring to mind

If an idea comes to mind, it is the first thing you think of.

(birden) aklına gelmek
I was thinking about who might be suitable for this job, and your name came to mind.
put your mind to sth

to give your full attention to something

dikkatini/kafasını bir şeye vermek; üzerinde yoğunlaşmak
You could win if you put your mind to it.
be out of your mind informal

to be crazy or very stupid

kendinden geçmek, çılgına dönmek
be out of your mind with worry/grief, etc

to be very worried or upset

endişeden/üzüntüden/kederden deliye dönmek/allak bullak olmak/kaygılanmak

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