Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “scale”

See all translations

scale

noun
 
 
/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).General words for size and amount
large-/small-scale A large-/small-scale event or activity is large/small in size.
büyük-/küçük- ölçekte/çapta/ölçüde/çapta
a large-scale investigationGeneral words for size and amount
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?General words for size and amount
EQUIPMENT [C] US ( UK scales [plural]) a piece of equipment for measuring weight
tartı, terazi
a bathroom/kitchen scale Weighing, measuring and counting devices
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 kilometresModels and mouldsMeasurements in general
MUSIC [C] a series of musical notes that is always played in order and that rises gradually from the first note
gam
Notes of the musical scale
SKIN [C] one of the flat pieces of hard material that covers the skin of fish and snakes
(balık, yılan) pul, kabuk
The skin, hair and bone of non-human animals
(Definition of scale noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “scale” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

pup

a baby of particular animals, or a puppy

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More