Translation of "friend" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /frend/

A1 someone who you know well and like

arkadaş, dost
Sarah's my best friend (= the friend I like most).
Gordon is a friend of mine.
an old friend

someone who you have known and liked for a long time

eski bir arkadaş
be friends (with sb)

B1 to know and like someone

dost/arkadaş olmak; tanışıyor olmak
I have been friends with Jo for years.
make friends (with sb)

B1 to begin to know and like someone

arkadaş/dost olmaya başlamak
He's shy and finds it difficult to make friends.

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