Translation of "near" - English-Turkish dictionary

near

adverb, preposition uk us /nɪər/
DISTANCE

A1 not far away in distance

yakın, yakında, uzak olmayan
Could you come a bit nearer, please?
I stood near the window.
Are you going anywhere near the post office?
be/come near to doing sth

to almost achieve or do something

bir şeyi yapmaya/başarmaya çok yakın olmak; yapmak üzere olmak
This is the nearest I've ever got to winning anything.
He came near to punching him.
STATE

If something or someone is near a particular state, they are almost in that state.

hemen hemen, neredeyse, yakında
She looked near exhaustion.
She was near to tears (= almost crying) when I told her.
TIME

B2 not far away in time

(zaman) uzakta değil, yakında, hemen hemen
She shouldn't be partying so near her exams.
We can decide nearer the time.
SIMILAR

similar

hemen hemen aynısı, tıpatıp benzeri
The feelings I had were near hysteria.
He is Russia's nearest thing to a rock legend.
nowhere near

not close in distance, amount, time, or quality

(mesafe, miktar, zaman, nitelik vs.) yanından bile geçmemiş, hiç alakası bile yok; eline su dökemez
It wasn't me - I was nowhere near him.
That's nowhere near enough for six people.
It was nowhere near as difficult as I thought it would be.
near enough

almost

yeterince yakın, hemen hemen, neredeyse
The books were ordered near enough alphabetically.

(Translation of “near adverb, preposition” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)