Translation of "day" - English-Turkish dictionary

day

noun uk us /deɪ/
24 HOURS [ C ]

A1 a period of 24 hours

gün
the days of the week
January has 31 days.
I saw her the day before yesterday.
LIGHT HOURS [ C, U ]

A2 the period during the day when there is light from the sun

gündüz, gün boyu
a bright, sunny day
We've been travelling all day.
WORK HOURS [ C ]

A2 the time that you usually spend at work or school

iş günü
She's had a very busy day at the office.
the other day

B1 a few days ago

birkaç gün önce
I saw Terry the other day.
day after day

every day for a long period of time

gün be gün, günlerce
Day after day they marched through the mountains.
one day

A2 used to talk about something that happened in the past

bir gün (geçmişte)
One day, I came home to find my windows smashed.
one day/some day/one of these days

B1 used to talk about something you think will happen in the future

elbet bir gün, gelecekte bir gün
One of these days I'll tell her what really happened.
days

C1 used to talk about a particular period of time when something happened or existed

o günlerde, o günler
in my younger days

B1 a long time

günlerce, günler boyu
I haven't seen Jack for days.
these days

A2 used to talk about the present time

bu günlerde
I don't go out much these days.
in those days

B2 used to talk about a period in the past

o günlerde, o zamanlar
In those days, boys used to wear short trousers.
the old days

C1 a period in the past

eski günler
→ See also April Fool's Day , Boxing Day , Christmas Day , at the end of the day , field day , Independence Day , Mother's Day , New Year's Day , open day , polling day , Valentine's Day , call it a day , it's early days , make sb's day , save the day

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