Translation of "wind" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /waɪnd/ us past tense and past participle wound
wind sth around/round, etc sth

B2 to turn or twist something long and thin around something else several times

(ip, urgan vb.) dolamak, sarmak, sarmalamak
She wound the rope around the tree.
→ Opposite unwind
wind (up) a clock/toy/watch, etc

to make a clock/toy/watch, etc work by turning a small handle or button several times

(saat, oyuncak vb.) kurmak
Did you remember to wind the alarm clock?
wind along/down/through, etc

B2 If a river, road, etc winds somewhere, it bends a lot and is not straight.

kıvrıla kıvrıla gitmek, dönemeçler yapmak
The path winds along the edge of the bay.

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