Translation of "old" - English-Turkish dictionary


adjective uk us /əʊld/

A1 having lived or existed for a long time

yaşlı, ihtiyar, eski
an old man/woman
an old house
We're all getting older.
Children should show some respect for the old.

A2 having been used or owned for a long time

eski, kullanılmış, eskimiş, yıpranmış
You might get dirty so wear some old clothes.

A1 used to describe or ask about someone's age

yaş, yaşında
How old are you?
She'll be 3 years old this month.
an old friend/enemy, etc

A2 someone who has been your friend/enemy, etc for a long time

eski arkadaş/düşman/hasım vs.
I met an old friend who I was at college with.
BEFORE [ always before noun ]

A2 used before or in the past

eski, önceden var olan/kullanılan, önceki
I think the old system was better in many ways.

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