Translation of "wield" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /wiːld/ us

to hold a weapon or tool and look as if you are going to use it

tutmak; kullanmak üzere kavrayıp tutmak; kullanmaya hazır olmak
They were confronted by a man wielding a knife.
wield influence/power, etc

to have a lot of influence or power over other people

etkisi olmak; nüfuzu olmak

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