Translation of "strain" - English-Turkish dictionary

strain

verb uk us /streɪn/
TRY HARD [ I, T ]

to try hard to do something, usually to see or hear something

büyük çaba harcamak, zorlamak, çok fazla güç sarfetmek
[ + to do sth ] I had to strain to hear the music.
INJURE [ T ]

B2 to injure part of your body by using it too much

incitmek, zorlamak, burkmak
I think I've strained a muscle.
CAUSE PROBLEMS [ T ]

to cause problems for a situation or relationship

sorunlara neden olmak, ilişkiyi kötüye götürmek, zora sokmak
The incident has strained relations between the two countries.
MONEY [ T ]

to cause too much of something to be used, especially money

çok fazla masraf etmek/açmak; harcamaları artırmak
The war is straining the defence budget.
SEPARATE [ T ]

to separate solids from a liquid by pouring the mixture into a container with small holes in it

elemek, süzgeçten geçirmek
Strain the sauce to remove the seeds and skins.

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