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stiff

adjective
 
 
/stɪf/
HARD B2 hard and difficult to bend
sert, katı, eğilemez, bükülemez
stiff materialHard and firm
NOT MOVING B2 A door, drawer, etc that is stiff does not move as easily as it should.
sıkışmış, kolayca kapanmayan, tutukluk yapan
Not functioning
HURTING If a part of your body is stiff, it hurts and is difficult to move.
kaskatı, sert, tutulmuş
I've got a stiff neck.Pain and painful
SEVERE very severe or difficult
güç, zor, şiddetli, ciddi
stiff competition/opposition We need stiffer penalties for drink driving.SevereDifficult things and peoplePreventing and impeding
FORMAL behaving in a way that is formal and not relaxed
ciddi, resmî davranış
Manners and levels of formalityPolite and respectful
THICK A stiff substance is thick and does not move around easily.
katı, sert, koyu, hantal, ağır
Whip the cream until it is stiff.Hard and firm
stiff drink/whisky/vodka, etc a strong alcoholic drink
sert içki
I need a stiff brandy.Alcohol - general words
stiff wind/breeze a wind that is quite strong
sert rüzgâr
Wind and windsStormy weather
stiffly adverb
bükülmesi zor bir şekilde, katılaşmış, sertleşmiş
stiffness noun [U]
sert olma durumu
(Definition of stiff adjective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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