Translation of "scale" - English-Turkish dictionary

scale

noun uk us /skeɪl/
SIZE [ no plural ]

B2 the size or level of something

boyut, ölçüt, derece, kapsam, çap
We don't yet know the scale of the problem.
Nuclear weapons cause destruction on a massive scale (= cause a lot of destruction).
large-/small-scale

A large-/small-scale event or activity is large/small in size.

büyük-/küçük- ölçekte/çapta/ölçüde/çapta
a large-scale investigation
MEASURING SYSTEM [ C ]

B2 the set of numbers, amounts, etc used to measure or compare the level of something

derece, ölçü, ölçek, cetvel
How would you rate her work on a scale of 1-10?
EQUIPMENT [ C ] US ( UK scales [ plural ])

a piece of equipment for measuring weight

tartı, terazi
a bathroom/kitchen scale
COMPARISON [ C, U ]

B2 how the size of things on a map, model, etc relates to the same things in real life

ölçü, mikyas
a map with a scale of one centimetre per ten kilometres
MUSIC [ C ]

a series of musical notes that is always played in order and that rises gradually from the first note

gam
SKIN [ C ]

one of the flat pieces of hard material that covers the skin of fish and snakes

(balık, yılan) pul, kabuk

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