Translation of "proper" - English-Turkish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈprɒpər/ us
CORRECT [ always before noun ]

B1 correct or suitable

uygun, doğru, yerinde
the proper way to do something
Please put those books back in the proper place.
REAL [ always before noun ] mainly UK

B1 real and satisfactory

gerçek ve tatminkâr
his first proper job
You should eat some proper food instead of just sweets.

socially acceptable

uygun, yaraşır, hoşagiden, toplumca kabul edilebilen
It's not proper to interrupt someone when they're speaking.
MAIN [ always after noun ]

referring to the main or most important part of something

ortasında; merkezinde; göbeğinde
I live outside Cambridge - I don't live in the city proper.

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