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Turkish translation of “spectacle”

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spectacle

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈspektəkl/
an event that is exciting or unusual to watch
görülmedik şey, ilginç durum
Spectacles and performances
make a spectacle of yourself to do something that makes you look stupid and that makes other people look at you
kendini rezil etmek, gülünç duruma düşmek; başkalarını kendine güldürmek
He got drunk and made a real spectacle of himself.Bad and wrong behaviourDisobedientObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantAttention-seeking, distracting and showing off
Translations of “spectacle”
in Spanish espectáculo…
in French spectacle…
in German das Schauspiel…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不尋常的事件, 不尋常的事, 出人意料的情況…
in Russian зрелище…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不寻常的事件, 不寻常的事, 出人意料的情况…
in Polish widowisko…
(Definition of spectacle from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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