Translation of "position" - English-Turkish dictionary

position

noun uk us /pəˈzɪʃən/
SITTING/STANDING [ C, U ]

B1 the way someone is sitting, standing, or lying, or if something is pointing up or down, etc

durum, konum, yön, taraf
a kneeling position
I go to sleep on my back but I always wake up in a different position.
Make sure your chair is in the upright position.
SITUATION [ C ]

B1 the situation that someone is in

konum, durum, hâl
[ usually singular ] She's in a very difficult position.
be in a position to do sth

to be able to do something because of your situation

bir şeyi yapabilecek durumda/konumda/yerde olmak
I'm not in a position to talk about this at the moment.
PLACE [ C ]

B1 the place where someone or something is

yer, konum, mevki, pozisyon
I'm trying to find our position on the map.
You're in a good position next to the window.
be in position

If someone or something is in position, they are in the place that they should be in.

olması gerektiği yerde olmak; hak ettiği yerde bulunmak; bulunması gereken yer ve durumda olmak
in first/second/third, etc position

in first/second/third, etc place in a race or other competition

yarışmada 1., 2., 3., konumda
She finished the race in third position.
JOB [ C ] formal

B2 a job

iş, görev, memuriyet
to apply for a position in a company
OPINION [ C ] formal

a way of thinking about a subject

tavır, tutum, görüş, düşünce, fikir, konum, durum, bakış
What's the company's position on recycling?
GAME [ C ]

B1 the part that someone plays in a game such as football

oyunda oynadığı yer/pozisyon/konum
What position does he play?
IMPORTANCE [ C ]

B2 your level of importance in society

mevki, yer, konum, durum, önem, itibar
the position of women in society

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