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Turkish translation of “drill”

drill

verb     /drɪl/
MAKE HOLE [I, T] to make a hole in a hard substance using a special tool
matkapla delik açmak/delmek; oymak; sondaj yapmak
Billy drilled a hole in the wall. The engineers were drilling for oil.Carpentry and joineryMaking holes in things
PRACTISE [T] to make someone repeat something several times so that they learn it
alıştırma yaptırmak, tekrar ettirmek
Repeating an actionMilitary training and ceremonies
(Definition of drill verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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