Translation of "pillar" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk us /ˈpɪlər/

[ C ] a tall structure made of stone, wood, etc which supports something above it

sütun, direk
The new bridge will be supported by 100 concrete pillars.
a pillar of sth

someone or something who is very important to a place, organization, etc

temel direk, asıl unsur, esas kişi ya da şey
He was a pillar of the local community.

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