Translation of "attract" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /əˈtrækt/

B1 to make people come to a place or do a particular thing by being interesting, enjoyable, etc

çekmek, cezbetmek
The castle attracts more than 300,000 visitors a year.
We need to attract more science graduates to teaching.
attract attention/interest, etc

B1 to cause people to pay attention/be interested, etc

dikkat çekmek, ilgisini çekmek, cezbetmek,
be attracted to sb

B2 to like someone, especially sexually, because of the way they look or behave

birini cazibesine kapılmak, etkilenmek, cazip bulmak, sevmek, hoşlanmak
I was attracted to him straight away.

If something attracts a substance or object, it causes it to move towards it.

çekmek, harekete geçirmek
Magnets attract metal.

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