Translation of "occupy" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /ˈɒkjəpaɪ/ us

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)