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Turkish translation of “turn”

turn

noun
 
 
/tɜːn/
TIME [C] B1 the time when you can or must do something, usually before or after someone else
sıra
[+ to do sth] It's your turn to feed the rabbit - I did it yesterday. You'll have to be patient and wait your turn.Opportunity Freedom to act
take turns ( also UK take it in turns) B2 If two or more people take turns, one person does something, then another person does something, etc.
sırayla yapmak, dönüşümlü olarak yapmak
[+ doing sth] They all took turns carrying the suitcase. [+ to do sth] The children took it in turns to hold the baby.Order and sequenceSimultaneous and consecutive
in turn one after another
sırayla
He spoke to the three boys in turn.Order and sequenceSimultaneous and consecutive
CHANGE DIRECTION [C] B2 a change in the direction in which you are moving or facing
değişme, değişim
a right/left turn Revolving, rotating and spinningBending, twisting and curvingChanging direction
BEND [C] a bend or corner in a road, river, etc
viraj, dönemeç, kavşak
Take the next turn on the right.Bending, twisting and curving
turn of events the way in which a situation develops, especially a sudden or unexpected change
olaylarda âni değişim; yön değiştirme; beklenmedik gelişme
Occurring and happening
take a turn for the better/worse to become better or worse suddenly
ansızın daha da iyi/kötü hâle gelmek
Becoming betterMaking things betterMaking progress and advancingFailing and doing badly
do sb a good turn to do something to help someone
yardım etmek için bir şeyler yapmak
Helping and co-operating
the turn of the century the start of a new century
yeni yüzyıl başlangıcı; yeni asrın başlaması
→ See also U-turnDecades, centuries and the millennium
(Definition of turn noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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