Translation of "time" - English-Turkish dictionary

time

noun uk us /taɪm/
HOURS/YEARS ETC [ U ]

A2 Time is what we measure in minutes, hours, days, etc.

zaman
He wants to spend more time with his family.
Time seems to pass so slowly when you're unhappy.
PARTICULAR POINT [ C, U ]

A1 a particular point in the day or night

zaman, vakit
What time is it?
What time do you leave for school in the mornings?
Can you tell me the times of the trains to London, please?
it's time (for/to do sth)

used to say that something should happen or be done now

tam vakti/zamanı
It's time to get up.
in (good) time

B1 early or at the right time

vaktinden önce veya tam vaktinde
We arrived in time to catch the train.
on time

B1 not early or late

tam zamanında
I got to school on time.
can tell the time

to be able to know what time it is by looking at a clock or watch

zamanı söyleyebilmek
PERIOD [ no plural ]

A2 a period of minutes, hours, years, etc

zaman
I lived in Switzerland for a long time.
It takes time (= takes a long time) to make friends at a new school.
have time

B1 to have enough time to do something

yeterli vakti olmak
Do you have time for a cup of coffee?
[ + to do sth ] I never have time to eat breakfast.
in no time

very soon

çok yakında, az sonra, hemen şimdi
We'll be home in no time.
OCCASION [ C ]

A2 an occasion when something happens

fırsat, zaman
Give me a call the next time you're in Seattle.
I can't remember the last time we went away.
How many times have you been to Germany?
at the same time

B1 If two things happen at the same time, they happen together.

aynı zamanda
We arrived at the same time.
one/two/six, etc at a time

one/two/six, etc on one occasion

(her defasında; bir seferde) birer, ikişer, altışar vb.
He carried the chairs, three at a time.
time after time

again and again on repeated occasions

defalarca; tekrar tekrar
all the time

A2 very often

hep, boyuna, çok sık
"She's been late twice this week." "It happens all the time."

A2 during the whole of a period of time

tüm bu süre zarfında; bu süre içinde
He was ill all the time we were in Spain.
three/eight/nine, etc times

B1 used to say how much bigger/better/worse, etc one thing is than another thing

üç/sekiz/dokuz vb. kez/defa daha
Ben earns three times more than me.
in a day's/two months', etc time

B1 a day/two months, etc from now

bir günlük/iki aylık vb. zaman sonra/geçince
I have to go to the doctor again in a month's time.
at times

sometimes

zaman zaman, bazen
At times, I wish I didn't have to go to school.
for the time being

for now but not permanently

şimdilik, kısa bir süre için, geçici olarak
I'm living with my parents for the time being.
IN THE PAST [ C ]

B2 a period of time in the past

geçirilen zaman; o zamanları
Did you enjoy your time in Japan?
at one time

at a time in the past

eskiden, vaktiyle, bir zamanlar
At one time, you could drive without taking a driving test.
before sb's time

before someone was born

...dan/den önce; ...doğmadan önce
from time to time

B2 sometimes, but not often

arada bir, ara sıra
I still see my ex-boyfriend from time to time.
RACE [ C ]

the amount of time that someone takes in a race

yarışta geçirilen zaman/süre
a winning time of three minutes
IN A PLACE [ U ]

the time in a particular place

...ın/in zamanına; yerel saat/zaman
The plane arrives at 20.50, New York time.

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