Translation of "sleep" - English-Turkish dictionary

sleep

noun uk us /sliːp/

B1 [ U, no plural ] the state you are in when you are sleeping, or a period of time when you are sleeping

uyku
I haven't had a good night's sleep (= a long sleep at night) for weeks.
You need to go home and get some sleep.
It took me ages to get to sleep (= to succeed in sleeping).
He died peacefully in his sleep.
go to sleep

B1 to begin to sleep

uykuya dalmak, uyumak
Babies often go to sleep after a feed.

informal If part of your body goes to sleep, you cannot feel it.

uyuşmak, hissizleşmek
I'd been sitting on my feet and they'd gone to sleep.
put sth to sleep

to kill an animal that is very old or ill

uyutmak, uyutarak öldürmek
could do sth in your sleep

to be able to do something very easily

kolayca yapabilmek, kolay bir şekilde halledebilmek

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