Translation of "for" - English-Turkish dictionary

for

preposition uk us strong /fɔːr/ weak /r/
GIVEN/USED

A1 intended to be given to or used by someone or something

(verilen/kullanılan) için
I've bought a few clothes for the new baby.
parking for residents only
PURPOSE

A2 having a particular purpose

(amaç) belli bir amaç için
a cream for dry skin
What are those large scissors for?
BECAUSE OF

A2 because of or as a result of something

yüzünden, den dolayı; ...dığı için
[ + doing sth ] I got fined for travelling without a ticket.
Scotland is famous for its spectacular countryside.
TIME/DISTANCE

A1 used to show an amount of time or distance

(zaman, mesafe) süresince, mesafesince
We drove for miles before we found a phone box.
I've been living with my parents for a few months.
GET

A2 in order to get or achieve something

(elde etmek/almak) için; başarmak için
I've sent off for an application form.
We had to wait for a taxi.
HELP

B1 in order to help someone

yardım için/amacıyla
I'll carry those bags for you.
OCCASION

A2 on the occasion of

vesilesiyle, münasebetiyle
We're having a party for Jim's 60th birthday.
AT A TIME

A2 at a particular time

(belli bir zaman) için, süresince
I've booked a table for 9 o'clock.
IN EXCHANGE

A2 in exchange for something, especially an amount of money

(para, döviz) bozdurmak için
How much did you pay for your computer?
I'd like to change it for a smaller one.
SUPPORT

B2 supporting or agreeing with someone or something

(destekleme) lehinde olarak, onun için
Who did you vote for?
There were 16 people for the motion and 14 against.
REPRESENT

B1 representing or working with a country, organization, etc

(temsilen) adına, için
He plays football for Cambridge United.
She works for a charity.
TOWARDS

A2 towards or in the direction of

...e/a doğru; yönünde
Just follow the signs for the airport.
COMPARE

when compared to a particular fact

(kıyas) ...e/a göre; mukayese edildiğinde
She's quite tall for her age.
MEANING

A2 meaning or representing something

anlamında, (sözcük ve ifade) için karşılık
What's the German word for 'cucumber'?
RESPONSIBILITY

used to say whose responsibility something is

sorumluluğunda, kararı için
I can't tell you whether you should go or not - that's for you to decide.
for all

despite

rağmen
For all her qualifications, she's useless at the job.
for all I care/know

used to say that a fact is not important to you

aldırmam, umursamam, beni bağlamaz, önemli değil
He could be married by now, for all I care.
for now

used to say that something should happen or be done now but can be changed later

şimdilik
Just put everything on the table for now.
be for it UK informal ( UK/US be in for it)

to be in trouble

başı belada olmak
If Hilary finds out I'll be for it!

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