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Turkish translation of “undertake”

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undertake

verb
 
 
/ˌʌndəˈteɪk/ ( past tense undertook, past participle undertaken) formal
[T] to start work on something that will take a long time or be difficult
üstlenmek, yüklenmek, yapmayı kabul etmek
Max has undertaken the task of restoring an old houseboat.Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
undertake to do sth to promise to do something
söz vermek, vaad etmek, taahhüt etmek
Making and breaking promises and commitmentsTaking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
(Definition of undertake from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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