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Turkish translation of “past”

past

noun     /pɑːst/
the past B1 the time before the present and all the things that happened then
geçmiş
In the past people would bathe once a month.Specific periods of timeIn the past
A2 the form of the verb which is used to show what happened in the past
fiilin geçmiş zaman hâli
Verb forms, tenses and types of verbs
sb's past B1 all of the things that someone has done in their life
bir kimsenin geçmişi
I knew nothing about his past.Events and occurrencesAccidents and disasters
(Definition of past noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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