Translation of "crack" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /kræk/ us
BREAK [ I, T ]

B2 to break something so that it does not separate, but very thin lines appear on its surface, or to become broken in this way

çatla(t)mak, yar(ıl)mak
The concrete had started to crack.
cracked dishes

to open an egg or nut by breaking its shell

kabuğunu kırmak
HIT [ T ]

to hit a part of your body against something hard, by accident

kazara vurmak, çarpmak
He cracked his head on the shelf.
SOLVE [ T ] informal

to solve a difficult problem

zor bir problemi çözmek
It took three months to crack the enemy's code.
get cracking informal

to start doing something quickly

bir şeyi yapmaya süratle başlamak

to lose control of your emotions and be unable to deal with a situation

sinir krizi geçirmek, kendinden geçmek, kontrolü kaybetmek
He finally cracked after years of stress.
NOISE [ I, T ]

to make a sudden, short noise, or to make something make this noise

şırak' diye ses çıkar(t)mak, şaklamak, şaklatmak
crack a joke

to tell a joke

fıkra anlatmak/patlatmak/söylemek

(Translation of “crack verb” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English–Turkish © Cambridge University Press)