Translation of "apply" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /əˈplaɪ/ us
ASK [ I ]

B1 to ask officially for something, often by writing

başvurmak, müracaatta bulunmak
I've applied for a job.
He has applied to several companies.

B2 to affect or relate to a particular person or situation

belli bir durum ya da kişiyle ilişkilendirmek, etkilemek
This law only applies to married people.
USE [ T ]

to use something in a particular situation

uygulamak, bir şeyi belli bir durum için kullanmak
The same method can be applied to other situations.

to spread a substance on a surface

sürmek, yaymak, bir yüzeye sürmek, uygulamak
Apply the cream daily until the symptoms disappear.
apply yourself

to work hard

kendini bir şeye vermek, çok çalışmak
If he doesn't apply himself, he'll never pass his exams.

(Translation of “apply” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)