Translation of "now" - English-Turkish dictionary


adverb uk /naʊ/ us

A1 at the present time

şimdi, şimdilerde, şu günlerde
She's finished her degree and now she teaches English.
Do you know where Eva is right now (= at this moment)?

A2 immediately

şimdi, hemen, şu an
Come on, Andreas, we're going home now.
I don't want to wait - I want it now!

B2 used to show the length of time that something has been happening, from the time it began until the present

...o zamandan şu ana kadar/değin/şimdiye dek
I've lived in Canada for two years now.

used when you start to tell someone something

'Haydi bakalım...', 'Hadi görelim...', 'Hadi hadi...', 'Öyleyse...', 'Buna göre...'
Now, I have been to Glasgow many times before.
Now then, would anyone else like to ask a question?
just now

a very short time ago

hemen şimdi, az evvel, tam şimdi
When I came in just now, everyone was laughing.
Who was that woman who was speaking just now?
(every) now and then/again

B2 If something happens now and then, it happens sometimes but not very often.

arada bir, ara sıra, bazen, zaman zaman
I love chocolate, but I only eat it now and then.
any day/minute/time, etc now

used to say that something will happen very soon

her an
We're expecting our second child any day now.

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