Translation of "scarcely" - English-Turkish dictionary


adverb uk /ˈskeəsli/ us

only just

ancak, hemen hemen hiç, henüz
They had scarcely finished eating when the doorbell rang.
can scarcely do sth

If you say you can scarcely do something, you mean it would be wrong to do it.

yalnızca ...yapabilir; sadece şunu/bunu yapabilir
He's only two - you can scarcely blame him for behaving badly.

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