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Turkish translation of “pounce”

pounce

verb [I]
 
 
/paʊns/
to suddenly move towards a person or animal that you want to catch
üstüne atlayıp/çullanıp yakalamak
The police were waiting to pounce when he arrived at the airport.Moving quicklyCapturing or taking possession of thingsGetting, receiving and acceptingAttacking and invading
(Definition of pounce from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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