Translation of "rather" - English-Turkish dictionary


adverb uk us /ˈrɑːðər/

B1 slightly or to a degree

biraz, az çok, oldukça
I rather like it.
I find her books rather dull.
rather than

B1 instead of

yerine; ...dan/den ziyade/çok; ...-mektense/dense
He saw his music as a hobby rather than a career.
would rather

B1 If you would rather do something, you would prefer to do that thing.

tercih etmek; yeğlemek
I'd much rather go out for a meal than stay in and watch TV.

B2 used to change something you have just said and make it more correct

daha doğrusu, aslında
I tried writing some drama, or rather comedy-drama, but it wasn't very good.

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