Translation of "eye" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk us //

A1 one of the two organs in your face, which you use to see with

Sara has black hair and brown eyes.
She closed her eyes and drifted off to sleep.

the small hole at the end of a needle, that you put the thread through

iğne deliği
have an eye for sth

to be good at noticing a particular type of thing

bir şeyi gözlemlemede çok iyi olmak
Your son has a very good eye for detail.
keep your/an eye on sb/sth

B2 to watch or look after someone or something

göz kulak olmak, bakmak, sahip çıkmak
Could you keep an eye on this pan of soup for a moment?
have your eye on sth informal

to want something and intend to get it

bir şeyde gözü olmak
Jane's got her eye on that new advertising job.
can't keep/take your eyes off sb/sth

to be unable to stop looking at someone or something because they are so attractive or interesting

gözlerini/kendini alamamak; çok etkilenmek
He couldn't take his eyes off her all night.
lay/set eyes on sb/sth

to see someone or something for the first time

bir şeyi ilk defa görmek
They fell in love the moment they laid eyes on each other.
look sb in the eye/eyes

to look at someone in a direct way, without showing fear or shame

doğrudan gözünün içine bakmak; gözlerini kaçırmamak
Look me in the eye and say that you didn't steal it.
in sb's eyes

B2 in someone's opinion

görüşüne/fikrine göre
In my parents' eyes, I'll always be a child.

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