Translation of "occupy" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ˈɒkjəpaɪ/

B2 to fill a place or period of time

işgal etmek, doldurmak, yer kaplamak
His book collection occupies most of the room.
The baby seems to occupy all our time.

to live or work in a room or building

yaşamak, ikâmet etmek, oturmak
They occupy the second floor of the building.

to move into a place and take control of it

işgal etmek, ele geçirmek, zapt etmek
The troops eventually occupied most of the island.

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