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Turkish translation of “near”

near

adverb, preposition
 
 
/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?Closeness in distance and timeAbout to happen
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.AlmostMerely and barely
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.AlmostMerely and barely
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.Closeness in distance and timeAbout to happen
SIMILAR similar
hemen hemen aynısı, tıpatıp benzeri
The feelings I had were near hysteria. He is Russia's nearest thing to a rock legend.Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities
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.Distant in space and time
near enough almost
yeterince yakın, hemen hemen, neredeyse
The books were ordered near enough alphabetically.AlmostMerely and barely
(Definition of near adverb, preposition from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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