seize translate English to Turkish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "seize" - English-Turkish dictionary

seize

verb [T]     /siːz/
HOLD
B2 to take hold of something quickly and firmly tutmak, kavramak, yakalamak She seized my arm and pulled me towards her.Having in your handsCapturing or taking possession of thingsGetting, receiving and accepting
OPPORTUNITY
B2 to do something quickly when you have the opportunity fırsat varken alelacele süratle yapmak You need to seize every opportunity.Opportunity Freedom to act
PLACE
to take control of a place suddenly by using military force ele geçirmek, zapt etmek Troops seized control in the early hours of the morning.Attacking and invading
DRUGS ETC
to take away something that is illegal, for example drugs ele geçirmek, yakalamak Officials seized 2.7 tons of cocaine from the ship.Taking things away from someone or somewhereRemoving and getting rid of things
(Definition of seize from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Read More 

Word of the Day

nutty

containing, tasting of, or similar to nuts

Word of the Day

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Read More